BuyerFest is our annual trade show that brings everyone together: you our valued customer, vendor representatives and our own great Carlin/ProGreen staff.
BuyerFest is our annual trade show dedicated to you, our customers. The new products, Hot Buys, vendor access, presentations, and closeouts are all available when you attend. If you have any questions, please contact your sales representative or call 1-800-657-0745.
2022 marks 50 Years of Carlin Horticultural Supplies, and we're celebrating with one MASSIVE BuyerFest! This is one you do not want to miss. Register today!
Dates & Show Times
August 17 - 1pm to 7pm | August 18 - 9am to 3pm
Washington County Fair Park & Conference Center - 3000 County Hwy PV, West Bend, WI 53095
Reasons to Attend BuyerFest:
- 50th Anniversary Party of Carlin Horticultural Supplies! (see below for details!)
- Catch up with all your old friends from the industry
- Get Inspired with New Plant Material in our trial garden and plant material pavilion!
- Great New Products & Vendors!
- Learn something new from all the education seminars!
- Great food and prizes!
Cash & Carry
One-of-a-kind deals on discontinued and overstock products. All items are strictly first come, first served. Don't forget your trailer!
Seminars & Educational Sessions
Each year we bring in industry experts to speak on various topics. There is no charge or special registration needed to attend seminar sessions.
1:30pm Kelly Norris (Horticulturalist/Author): Reimagining the Perennial Palette
2:30pm Roger Styer (Styer's Horticultural Consulting): Insect Control - Best Methods
3:30pm Chris Currey (Iowa State Assoc. Professor): PGRs 101 - Don't be Scared
4:30pm Lindsay Day (Garden Media Group): State of the Industry - 2022 & Beyond
5:30pm Suzanne Wainwright-Evans (Buglady Consulting): Is Biological Control Right for You?
9:30am Chris Currey (Iowa State Assoc. Professor): Develop Nutritional Programs for Your Plants
10:30am Suzanne Wainwright-Evans (Buglady Consulting): How to Apply Biologicals
11:30am Rebecca Eckblad (Carlin Plant Material): Best of Trials - CAST/Michigan/Iowa
12:30pm Roger Styer (Styer's Horticultural Consulting): Disease Control - Best Methods
1:30pm Mike Gooder (Plantpeddler): Controlling Costs and Maintaining Profitability
Don't miss Demonstrations and Water Cooler Sessions from Bioline Agrosciences, DRAMM, and more