Upcoming Meetings

June 23, 2016

4th Annual University of Kentucky Research and Education Center Horticulture Field Day

  • UKREC
    1205 Hopkinsville St., Princeton, KY 42445

  • Program

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

July 11, 2016

Summer Meals: Cook and Eat Outside

  • Robinson Center Auditorium
    176 Robinson Rd, Jackson, KY 42339

  • 6:00 p.m.

  • Join Kayla Watts, Breathitt County Extension Agent for FCS, and Martha Yount, UK Nutrition Education Program specialist, to learn about cooking and eating outside! You will even learn how to bake a cake outdoors with charcoal and a cardboard box!

  • For more information: Contact Joshua Mullins, Phone:606-666-2438 Ext. 290; Email: josh.mullins@uky.edu

July 14-16, 2016

Heartland Apiculture Society Conference

September 1-3, 2016

Fourth International Pawpaw Conference

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)