What's going on in the agricultural community? These links will take you to the Internet sites of many agencies and organizations who offer events and activities that may be of interest to you.
- EPA Headquarters
- EPA Regions
- U.S. Department of Agriculture
- State Departments of Agriculture
- National Trade Associations
- Other Calendars
News releases and announcements by date, category, or location.
- EPA Newsletters
Information produced periodically by Agency departments, program staff, and special project teams.
EPA Office of Pesticide Programs upcoming meetings.
- EPA Pollution
Prevention Information Clearinghouse (PPIC)
PPIC is a free information service dedicated to reducing and eliminating industrial pollutants through technology transfer, source reduction, education, and public awareness.
- Federal Register
Daily Federal Register table of contents for environmental documents.
Region 1 Calendar (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts,
New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and 10 Tribal Nations)
Information about events occurring in EPA Region 1.
- EPA Region 5 News and Events (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin, and 35 Tribes)
Meetings occurring in the EPA Region 5 states.
Region 7 Events (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and
9 Tribal Nations)
List of training, workshops, and other events occurring in EPA Region 7.
Region 10 Calendar of Events (Alaska, Idaho, Oregon,
Washington, and Native Tribes)
Information on events occurring in EPA Region 10.
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Scheduled USDA Agency Reports and Summary
Agricultural Library (NAL)
A listing of events and conferences where you can find representatives of the National Agricultural Library.
- National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) National Water Program Calendar of Events
This calendar highlights national-scale events that are related to the efforts of the NIFA National Water Quality Program.
- National Site for the USDA Regional IPM Centers Information System
Information about commodities, pests and pest management practices, people and issues in the U.S. It also provides links to sites for each of the four Regional IPM Centers
Quality Information Center News and Events
Electronic access to information about water and agriculture
- Colorado Department of Agriculture Calendar
- Delaware Department of Agriculture Calendar
- Idaho Department of Agriculture Calendar
- Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Calendar
- Kansas Department of Agriculture Events Calendar
- Maine Department of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Resource Calendar of Events
- Maryland Department of Agriculture Events
- Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources: Agriculture Industry Events/Workshops
- Minnesota Department of Agriculture Calendar
- Nebraska Department of Agriculture Calendar
- New York Department of Agriculture and Markets Calendar
- North Carolina Department of Agriculture Calendar
- North Dakota Department of Agriculture Calendar
- Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Calendar
- South Carolina Department of Agriculture Calendar
- South Dakota Department of Agriculture Calendar
- Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Calendar
- Air and Waste Management Association
Provides a neutral forum for technology exchange, professional development, networking opportunities, public education, and outreach to more than 9000 environmental professionals in 65 countries.
- American Association
of Bovine Practitioners (AABP)
Veterinarians interested in bovine medicine.
Association of Pesticide Safety Educators (AAPSE)
Educators providing science-based pesticide safety education programs through tribal and government agencies and the land-grant university cooperative extension services.
American Feed Industry Association (AFIA)
National organization devoted exclusively to providing strong, highly qualified leadership representing the business, legislative and regulatory interests of the animal feed and pet food industries and their suppliers.
- American Society of Agricultural
and Biological Engineers (ASABE)
Educational and scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food, and biological systems.
- American Society of Agronomy (ASA)/Crop Science Society of America (CSSA)/Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)
- American Society of Animal
Organization for animal scientists designed to help members provide effective leadership through research, extension, teaching and service for the dynamic and rapidly changing livestock and meat industries.
Water Works Association (AWWA)
Scientific and educational society dedicated to the improvement of drinking water quality and supply.
of American Pesticide Control Officials (AAPCO)
Encourages uniformity among the states in their pesticide regulatory programs.
- Association of State and
Interstate Water Pollution Control Administrators (ASIWPCA)
National, nonpartisan professional organization that includes state, interstate, and territorial officials who are responsible for the implementation of surface water protection programs throughout the nation.
- The IPM
Institute of North America, Inc.
Independent non-profit organization formed in 1998 to foster recognition and rewards in the marketplace for goods and service providers who practice IPM.
14 state poultry associations from Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
- National Alliance
of Independent Crop Consultants (NAICC)
A professional society that represents the nation's crop production and research consultants.
- National Association
of Conservation Districts (NACD)
Coordinators of assistance from all available sources -- public and private, local, state and federal -- in an effort to develop locally driven solutions to natural resource concerns.
Association of Farm Broadcasters (NAFB)
Liaison between farm broadcast stations and networks and the Agri-Marketing community of companies and agencies.
- National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA)
Representatives of the state departments of agriculture in the development, implementation, and communication of sound public policy and programs which support and promote the American agricultural industry, while protecting consumers and the environment.
Cattlemen's Beef Association
Marketing organization and trade association for America's one million cattle farmers and ranchers.
Center for Manure and Animal Waste Management
Emphasizes the development and dissemination of knowledge and technology that support sustainable, profitable and internationally competitive animal production and also protect community interests and environmental quality.
Grain and Feed Association
Broad-based, non-profit trade association that represents and provides services for grain, feed and grain-related commercial businesses.
Pork Producers Council
Enhances opportunities for the success of U.S. pork producers and other industry stakeholders by establishing the U.S. pork industry as a consistent and responsible supplier of high quality pork to the domestic and world market.
& Water Conservation Society (SWCS)
Nonprofit scientific and educational organization that serves as an advocate for conservation professionals and for science-based conservation practice, programs, and policy.
Poultry & Egg Association
A national organization which represents its poultry and egg members through research, education, communications and promotion.
Environment Federation (WEF)
Not-for-profit technical and educational organization with members from varied disciplines who work toward the WEF vision of preservation and enhancement of the global water environment.
Network Information Center (AgNIC)
Central information and links concerning agricultural conferences, meetings, and seminars of scientific significance.
- Ag Professional
Information for retailers, distributors, crop consultants, professional farm managers, and certified crop advisors.
- Agriculture Conferences Worldwide
Upcoming events in agriculture, crop science, and related fields.
Provides press releases, feature stories, and other media information for Bayer Animal Health.
- Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
Champions, promotes and provides information about comprehensive conservation and sustainable agricultural systems that are beneficial for soil, water, air and wildlife.
University Small Farms Program
Information on the characteristics of small farms; their contributions to society; small farms in New York; publications on general aspects of small-scale farming; links to key resource organizations; and profiles of small farm businesses and families.
Council of the States (ECOS)
National non-profit, non-partisan association of state and territorial environmental agency leaders.
- Farm Bureau
Independent, non-governmental, voluntary organization governed by and representing farm and ranch families united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvement, economic opportunity and social advancement and, thereby, to promote the national well-being.
A weekly newspaper serving agribusiness decision-makers involved in the manufacture, production and distribution of products and services for livestock and poultry, including vertically integrated and large-scale feeding enterprises.
- Multi-State Working
Group (MSWG) on Environmental Performance
Organization that brings practitioners and leaders in business, government and non-government organizations together to confer and cooperate in producing environmental results, sustainable communities and value for their organizations.
Environmental Sustainability Summit
The 2011 National Environmental Sustainability Summit includes regional and national partners as well as state and local government programs.
- Pesticide Regulatory
Education Program (PREP)
An educational program for senior management, senior scientists, managers and supervisors of field enforcement and compliance assurance programs, and those slated for management positions of pesticide regulatory and environmental management programs.
- Trade Show News Network
The ultimate trade show, exposition, and exhibitor directory.