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  8. Georgia: Ag Business Planning Workshop, Glennville, Feb. 11, 18

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  9. Alabama-Florida Peanut Trade Show, Dothan, February 11

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  12. Louisiana: Irrigation Management Workshop, Marksville, Feb. 16-17

    February 16 @ 8:00 am - February 17 @ 8:00 am
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    February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  14. Tennessee: Cotton Focus Meeting, Jackson, Feb. 18

    February 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  15. Illinois: Ag Tech Innovation Summit, Champaign, Feb. 18

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  16. Texas: Oil, Gas Leasing Workshop, College Station, Feb. 22

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  17. Texas: Wild Pig Management Workshop, Burnet, Feb. 24

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  18. Virginia: USDA Agricultural Outlook Forum, Arlington, Feb. 25-26

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  19. Georgia: Pest Manager Training, Forsyth, Feb. 25

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  20. Tennessee: Winter Row Crop Marketing Meeting, Mason, Feb. 25

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  23. Kansas: 103rd Annual Cattlemen’s Day, Manhattan, March 4

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  24. Kentucky: Integrated Pest Management Training, Princeton, March 2

    March 6 @ 8:00 am
  25. Oklahoma: Irrigation Conference, Woodward, March 8

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  26. Oklahoma: Pecan Management Course, Stillwater, March 8

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  27. Missouri: Free Pesticide Collection Event, Portageville, March 12

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  28. Florida: Carinata Summit, Quincy, March 15-16

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