National Plant Board

NPB Related Meetings

The following are meetings scheduled or attended by NPB representatives. Some meetings may contain links to agendas, minutes or announcements from NPB representatives who attended the meeting.

Upcoming Meetings

Western Plant Board 2013 Annual Meeting

May 20-23, 2013
Honolulu, HI
Meeting Website
Final Agenda
Contact: Neil Reimer

National Plant Board 2013 Annual Meeting

August 4-8, 2013
Louisville KY
Save the Date
Announcement and General Information
Galt House Hotel
Reservation Deadline: July 3, 2013
Call 800.843.4258 and reference the National Plant Board ~OR~
Hotel Reservation Link

Meeting Registration Link:

Meeting Agenda (DRAFT May 22, 2013)

Contact: Joe Collins


Previous Meetings

Central Plant Board 2013 Annual Meeting

April 28 – May 2, 2013
Manhattan, KS
Clarion Hotel
Welcome Information
Registration, $50 late fee after April 10
DRAFT Agenda (updated 3/27/2013)
Contact: Jeff Vogel

Southern Plant Board 2013 Annual Meeting

April 21-24, 2013
New Orleans, LA
Omni Royal Orleans Hotel
Group rate available until March 22, 2013
30 Free Things To Do Brochure
Information Packet
Registration Form – Late fee after March 18
Agenda (FINAL)
Contact: Tad Hardy

Eastern Plant Board 2013 Annual Meeting

In Conjunction with Eastern Region CAPS and Eastern Chapter HIS
April 9-11, 2013
Harrisburg PA
Crown Plaza
Invitation
Registration Form – Late fee after March 15
Agenda (DRAFT 3/28)
CAPS Agenda (DRAFT)
HIS Meeting Agenda
Contact: Dana Rhodes

USDA Interagency Research Forum on Invasive Species

January 8-11, 2013
Annapolis, Maryland

The Annual Meeting of the Continental Dialogue on Non-native Forest Insects & Diseases

November 13, 2012
Sacramento, California

2012 Annual Gypsy Moth Review

October 30 – November 1, 2012
Portland, Oregon

NAPPO 2012 Annual Meeting

October 15-18, 2012
Louisville, Kentucky

NASDA 2012 Annual Meeting

September 12-17, 2012
Des Moines, Iowa

National Plant Board 2012 Annual Meeting

July 23-26, 2012
Mystic, CT
Mark Your Calendars
Announcement and General Information
Mystic Info
Dining Options

The Hilton Mystic
Reservation Deadline: June 17, 2012

Registration Form (due July 1, 2012)
Meeting Agenda (DRAFT June 28, 2012)

Contact: Vicki Smith

Central Plant Board 2012 Annual Meeting

June 3-7, 2012
Traverse City, MI
Grand Traverse Resort (Acme, MI)
Reservation Link, or call (800) 968-7352, reference the Central Plant Board
Reservations must be made by May 11 to obtain the group rate.
Invitation
Registration, $50 late fee after May 15
DRAFT Agenda
Contact: Robin Rosenbaum

Western Plant Board 2012 Annual Meeting

May 14-17, 2012
Bozeman, MT
Meeting Website
Contact: Donna Rise

Thousand Cankers Disease: Methods and Research and Technology Development Needs Assessment Workshop

April 26, 2012
Lafayette, Indiana

Eastern Plant Board 2012 Annual Meeting

In Conjunction with Eastern Region CAPS and Eastern Chapter HIS
April 16-19, 2012
Burlington VT
Burlington Hilton
Hotel reservation link – Reserve by March 26, 2012
or call 1-800-Hiltons Or 1-802-658-6500
Registration Form – Late fee after Friday, March 26, 2011
Agenda (DRAFT 3/21)
HIS Meeting Agenda
Field Trip: ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center
Contact: Jon Turmel

Southern Plant Board 2012 Annual Meeting

April 15-18, 2012
San Antonio, TX
Westin Riverwalk Hotel
Reservation Link Group rate available until March 15, 2012
Invitation Letter
Room Rates (pdf)
Registration Form – Late fee after March 15, 2012
Agenda (Draft)
Contact: Awinash Bhatkar

National Invasive Species Awareness Week

February 26 – March 3, 2012
Washington, DC

Apiary Inspectors of America (AIA), American Association of Professional Apiculturists (AAPA), American Bee Research Conference (ABRC) Joint Meeting

February 6-10, 2012
Riverdale, Maryland

USDA Interagency Research Forum on Invasive Species

January 10-13, 2012
Annapolis, Maryland

2011 Conference on Thousand Cankers Disease and Emerald Ash Borer in the Eastern United States

November 30 – December 2, 2011
Knoxville TN

NAPPO 2011 Annual Meeting

October 17-21, 2011
Merida Yucatan, Mexico

Continental Dialogue Meeting

October 5-6, 2011
Boulder, Colorado

National Plant Board 2011 Annual Meeting

August 7 – 11, 2011
Denver, Colorado
Mark Your Calendars
Announcement and General Information
Denver Activities Flyer
Denver Webcams:

http://www.brecklivecam.com/

The Curtis – A Doubletree by Hilton Hotel
Reservation Deadline: July 8, 2011

  • (800) 525-6651 – reference the National Plant Board Meeting
  • ~OR~

  • Hotel Reservation Link (choose your dates of stay – it will then direct you to put in a Convention code – “NPB”)

Super Shuttle Discount Flyer

Registration Form (due July 8, 2011)
Meeting Agenda
Field Trip Itinerary

Door Prize Certificate

Contact:
Mitch Yergert 303-239-4138 – office, 303-748-0261 – cell Mitchell.yergert@ag.state.co.us
Barbara Rosenbach 303-239-4139 – office, 303-239-4177 – fax Barbara.Rosenbach@ag.state.co.us

Western Plant Board 2011 Annual Meeting

May 17 – 19, 2011
Reno, Nevada
John Ascuaga’s Nugget Reservations 800-648-1177 – RESERVE BY APRIL 16
Identify yourself as being with Western Plant Board/Nevada Department of Agriculture Group Code GWPB11
Registration Form – Register by May 1
Draft Agenda

Southern Plant Board 2011 Annual Meeting

April 17 – 20, 2011
Little Rock, Arkansas
The Peabody
Three Statehouse Plaza
Little Rock, AR 72201
Hotel Phone (501) 906-4000
Hotel Fax (501) 399-8027
Invitation Letter (pdf)
Room Rates:
1 Person – $88.00 per Standard/King size room
2 or more people – $118.00 – $178.00 per Standard/King size room
Registration Form (pdf) – Late fee after March 28, 2011
Agenda (Draft)
Contact: Terry Walker

Eastern Plant Board 2011 Annual Meeting

In Conjunction with Eastern Region CAPS and Eastern Chapter HIS
April 11 – 14, 2011
Worcester MA
Hilton Garden Inn
Hotel reservation link, Use Group Code DEPAG
Reserve by March 25, 2011
Meeting Notice
Registration Form – Register by Friday, March 25, 2011
Agenda (DRAFT 4/6)
CAPS Agenda (DRAFT)
HIS Meeting Agenda

National Invasive Species Awareness Week

Feb. 28 – March 4, 2011
Washington, DC

Central Plant Board 2011 Annual Meeting

March 6-10, 2011
St. Louis, MO
Sheraton Westport Chalet
Reservation Link, or call (314) 878-1500, mention the Central Plant Board Meeting
Reservations must be made by Monday, February 14 to obtain the group rate.
Save the Date Postcard
Invitation
Registration pdf, $75 late fee after February 18
DRAFT Agenda (December 13, 2010)
Contact: collin.wamsley@mda.mo.gov or bonnie.russell@mda.mo.gov

USDA Interagency Research Forum on Invasive Species

January 11-14, 2010
Annapolis, Maryland

National CAPS Meeting – 2010

December 1-3, 2010
Kansas City, Missouri
CAPS Conference Announcement for State Personnel

NAPPO 2010 Annual Meeting

October 18-22, 2010
Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Annual Gypsy Moth Review

November 2-4, 2010
Durham, North Carolina

Continental Dialogue Meeting

October 5-6, 2010
Waltham, Massachusetts

NASDA 2010 Annual Meeting

September 15-20, 2010
Dover, Delaware

National Plant Board 2010 Annual Meeting


July 25 to July 29, 2010
Indianapolis, Indiana
Mark Your Calendars
Announcement and General Information
Welcome Letter
Indianapolis Visitor’s Guide

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown (use “Hotel Reservation Link” below for NPB Block of rooms)
Reservation Deadline: June 24, 2010

  • (800)-266-9432 – reference the National Plant Board Meeting
  • ~OR~

  • Hotel Reservation Link (Disregard ‘Your Access Code’)

Registration Form (due June 24, 2010): .pdf, .doc
Meeting Agenda

Door Prize Certificate

Contact:
Phil Marshall (317) 232-4189 PMarshall@dnr.in.gov
Jodi Ellis (765) 494-0822 ellisj@purdue.edu
Megan Abraham (317) 234-5182 MAbraham@dnr.in.gov

Western Plant Board 2010 Annual Meeting

May 18-20, 2010
Tacoma, Washington
Hotel Murano – Reservation deadline extended to May 4, 2010
Web reservation link or call 1-888-862-3255 or 253-238-8000, request rooms reserved for 2010 Western Plant Board.
Mark Your Calendar
Invitation
Registration Form
Draft Agenda
Contact: Claudette Needham, 1-800-443-6684

Southern Plant Board 2010 Annual Meeting

April 25-28, 2010
Montgomery AL
Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center Downtown Montgomery, Alabama
(334) 269-5055 – Registration Code AGR, Deadline: April 2, 2010
Invitation Letter (pdf)
Registration Form (doc) – Late fee after April 7, 2009
Agenda
CAPS Agenda
Contact: Dennis Barclift or Marilyn Williams, (334) 240-7225

Eastern Plant Board 2010 Annual Meeting

In Conjunction with Eastern Region CAPS and Eastern Chapter HIS
April 12 – 15, 2010
Albany NY
Holiday Inn – Wolf Road, 1-800-HOLIDAY, GROUP CODE “GAD” (seriously)
Meeting Notice
Registration Form – Register by Monday, March 15, 2010
Agenda
CAPS Agenda (final 3/24/2010)
HIS Meeting Info
Albany Visitors Center Website
Contact: Margaret Kelly or Judy Snyder, (518) 457-2087 or margaret.kelly@agmkt.state.ny.us

Central Plant Board 2010 Annual Meeting

March 8-11, 2010
Minneapolis, MN
Crowne Plaza Northstar, 1.800.556.7827 or 612.338.2288
Reservation Link
Reservations must be made by Friday, February 19 to obtain the group rate.
Save the Date
Invitation (updated 1/29/2009)
Registration pdf, doc, $50 late fee after February 16
Transportation Information
DRAFT Agenda (2/11/2010)
Contact: cpb.mn@state.mn.us

2010 North American Beekeeping Conference & Tradeshow

January 12-16, 2010
Washington D.C.

USDA Interagency Research Forum on Invasive Species

January 12-15, 2010
Annapolis, Maryland

National Invasive Species Awareness Week

January 10-14, 2010
Washington DC

Thousand Cankers of Black Walnut National Conference

November 3-4, 2009
St. Louis, Missouri

Annual Gypsy Moth Review

October 27 – 29, 2009
Minneapolis, Minnesota

NAPPO 2009 Annual Meeting

October 19-23, 2009
Chicago, Illinois

NASDA 2009 Annual Meeting

September 17-21, 2009
Montgomery, Alabama

National Plant Board 2009 Annual Meeting


2009 NPB PROCEEDINGS, pdf ~2.8 MB
August 9-13, 2009
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
The Sheraton Oklahoma City, Reservation Link
Reservation Deadline: Friday, July 10, 2009

Invitation and Information

Registration (due Friday, JULY 10)

  • To register on line, click here
    Select “Agricultural Conferences” – Then select “Plant Board”
  • To download a printable registration form, click here

Meeting Agenda (FINAL 08/5/2009)

Contact: Sancho Dickinson, 405-522-5879

Plant Protection and Quarantine Farm Bill Section 10201 Stakeholders Meeting

June 8-9, 2009
Riverdale MD
Registration
Draft Agenda

Western Plant Board 2009 Annual Meeting

May 5 – 7, 2009
Boise, ID
Grove Hotel – Reserve by April 4, 2009
Announcement
Registration Form – Register by April 10, 2009
Agenda
Box Lunch Menu for Agriculture Tour
Contact: Mike Cooper, ID

Southern Plant Board 2009 Annual Meeting

April 19 – 22, 2009
Greenville, South Carolina
The Westin Poinsett – STATEReserve by March 29
The Westin Poinsett – USDAReserve by March 29
Invitation Letter
Registration Form – Register by April 1, 2009
DRAFT Agenda
Contact: Christel Harden, SC

Eastern Plant Board 2009 Annual Meeting

In Conjunction with Eastern Region CAPS and HIS
April 6 – 9, 2009
Portland, Maine
Holiday Inn By the Bay – Reserve by March 6, 2009
Information
Registration Form – Register by March 13, 2009
Agenda (March 30, 2009)
2009 Eastern Plant Board Committee Assignments
EPB President’s Letter to NASDA
Contact: Ann Gibbs, ME

Central Plant Board 2009 Annual Meeting

March 1-5, 2009
Des Moines, Iowa
West Des Moines Marriott, cutoff is Friday, February 6, 2009; $79/night + 12% tax.
Meeting Information
Registration Form, $150 before February 18, $175 February 19th and after
Agenda (DRAFT 2/6/2009)

POSSIBLE ADDITIONAL ACTIVITY: The Living History Farms offers historic evening dinners, where you can dine family style at the 1875 Tangen Home or the 1900 Farm. Information and a brochure can be found at . The evening, including the meal, is $50. If you are interested in this evening activity, please contact Cheryl VanElsen at 515-725-1470 or Cheryl.VanElsen@IowaAgriculture.gov before February 18. Before the event is booked, Cheryl will tally up the interested parties and proceed and handle the reservation process.

Contact: Robin Pruisner, IA

USDA Interagency Research Forum on Invasive Species

January 13-16, 2009
Annapolis, Maryland


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Last Modified: May 20, 2013