Plan now to join us for

Growing Better 2023

The TPF Annual Meeting and Show
Thursday & Friday, February 2-3, 2023

If you grow it, mow it, install it, or provide services to those who do, Growing Better is the place to be!  This day and a half event brings together farmers, turf managers, exhibitors, and researchers from throughout the state for an unbeatable combination of networking and business opportunities.



January 16:  The location and time of the Growing Better Clay Shoot has CHANGED.  See the Schedule below!
Thanks to our Growing Better Sponsors-to-Date!



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Thursday, February 2, 2023
Blackjack Sporting Clays, Sumterville, Florida 


1:00 PM – 3:30 PM  | Clay Shoot Fundraiser
Blackjack Sporting Clays, Sumterville, Florida
$125 per person

Bring your favorite colleagues or customers for a relaxing afternoon at one of Florida’s premiere sport shooting facilities: Blackjack Sporting Clays.  Featuring two brackets, prizes will be awarded for top teams and top scorers.  Admission includes ammunition and carts.

Mission Inn Resort, Howey in the Hills, Florida

6:30 – 9:00 PM | Reception & Dinner
Mission Inn’s Legends Ballroom
$150 per person

Round out your evening with a delicious meal at our casual Growing Better Reception and Dinner at Legends in the Mission Inn Golf Complex.  Visit with friends, make new connections, and come see what we’re cooking up!


Friday, February 3, 2023
All events at Mission Inn Resort, Howey in the Hills, Florida

Gather and Grow (Networking and Exhibits) | 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Annual Meeting Lunch | 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Mission Inn Resort Conference Center
$100 per person (includes both events)

Come for coffee and browse through supplier displays while catching up with colleagues, then join us for our Annual Meeting lunch.  Learn more about the association’s work this year and hear a stellar line-up of speakers on issues that will impact your business in 2023 – and beyond.

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Registration Deadlines

* Sponsorships (for signage): January 18
* Exhibit Space: January 25
* Regular Registration: January 25

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Host Hotel: Mission Inn Resort

10400 County Road 48
Howey-in-the-Hills, FL 34737
Room Block is now CLOSED