Turning A New Leaf Conference

This year’s conference will be held November 3rd at Hilton Washington Dulles Airport in Herndon, VA.

The conference consists of various presentations from industry leaders, innovators and experts; includes an EcoMarketplace where businesses can market their products and services; and multiple networking opportunities for attendees to discuss current projects and new ideas.

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Hilton Washington Dulles Airport, Herndon, VA
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We have several sponsorship opportunities for the 2017 Conference. Contact Vernon Hustead to learn more!

By supporting the conference with a sponsorship, you are helping promote the advancement of conservation landscaping to improve the Chesapeake Bay. In addition, your organization is provided a unique opportunity to promote itself to the local businesses, contractors and educators that the conference attracts.

Speakers & Tracks

The conference program and tracks will be posted shortly.

Continuing Education

CEUs will be available and pre-approved for the conference. They will be posted here soon.

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Thank To Our 2015 Sponsors

  • Silver Sponsors
  • Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
  • Cavano‚Äôs Perennials, Inc.
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  • VA Dept of Game & Inland Fisheries and VA Habitat Partners
  • George Washington University
  • Bronze Sponsors
  • Babikow Greenhouses
  • Behnke Nurseries
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  • Chief Mountain Farms
  • Clear Ridge Nursery
  • Ernst Conservation Seeds
  • izel-plants
  • North Creek Nurseries
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  • Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Association
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  • Pinelands New Logo
  • Stadler Nurseries
  • Unity Landscape Design/Build, LLC
  • Virginia Nursery & Landscape Association
  • Green Sponsors
  • Adkins Arboretum
  • gunpowder valley conservancy
  • Laurens-Garden-Service
  • Laurens-Garden-Service
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  • Mid-Atlantic Chapter, International Society of Arboriculture
  • Sylva Native Nursery
  • Wetland-Studies - aDTECo logo2