Upcoming Meetings

April 9, 2016

Kentucky Nut Growers Association Spring Meeting

  • Hardin County Extension Office
    201 Peterson Drive, Elizabethtown, KY 42701

  • 9:00 -3:00 p.m.

  • For more information: Contact Danny Ganno, Phone: 270-860-8362; Email: danganno@ yahoo.com

  • Please bring nut grafting wood for exchange and items for auction and a dish for the pot luck.

April 12, 2016

Fruit Grower Orchard Meeting

  • McGlasson Farms
    5665 River Rd., Hebron, KY 41048

  • 10:00 a.m.

  • Program

  • For more information: contact the Boone County Extension Office 859-586-6101 or
    John Strang phone: 859-257-5685; email: jstrang@ uky.edu

April 23, 2016

High Tunnel Strawberry Production

  • Fannin Farm
    2140 Hwy 460, West Liberty, KY

  • 10:30-noon

  • For more information: contact 606-743-3292

May 14, 2016

Pecan Grafting and Production

  • Skip & Jennie Shearouse Farm
    3474 State Route 1684, Boaz, KY

  • For more information: contact Jennie at 270-210-3169

June 23, 2016

Annual University of Kentucky Research and Education Center Horticulture Tours and Educational Program

  • UKREC
    1205 Hopkinsville St., Princeton, KY 42445

  • For more information: contact Christi Forsythe phone: 270-365-7541 Ext. 221, email: cforsyth@uky.edu

September 17, 2016

Pecans for the North

  • Seminar Workshop and Tour of USDA Cooperator Test Grove

  • Vaughn Family Pecan Farm
    1208 W. Craig Rd., Scottsburg, IN 47170

  • For backyard or commercial growers

  • Cost $20.00/person includes lunch.

  • Information and registration at www.vaughnfamilypecanfarm.com

  • For more information: contact the Vaughn Family Pecan Farm 812-752-4929

January 9-10, 2017

Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference

In cooperation with University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment; Kentucky State University; and Kentucky Department of Agriculture

  • Embassy Suites Hotel, 1801 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY
    (859) 455-5000; FAX (859) 455-5122; Registrations (800)EMBASSY

  • Contact John Strang, 859-257-5685 office; 859-396-9311 mobile; email: jstrang@uky.edu or Shubin Saha (phone: 859-257-3374 email: shubin.saha@uky.edu)