Fall Meeting at SIPAC

September 17, 2017

SIPAC is located at 11367 E Purdue Farm Rd, Dubois, IN 47527

11:00 Doors Open 12:30 Pot Luck Dinner
1:30 Business Meeting 2:00 Auction
3:00 Chestnut Orchard 4:00 Adjourn

This meeting is a chance to see current and past chestnut blight inoculations and the range of resistance developed so far.  Jim McKenna will lead a tour showing how the fungus is cultured and the inoculation and rating techniques used. 

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Grafting Meeting

Deeter's Orchard, Kewanna, IN

May 21, 2017

Lunch 12:30     Business Meeting 1:00     Grafting Demo 1:30     Auction 2:45-3:30

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Doors will open at 10:30

Lunch 12:30    Speaker 1:30    Business Meeting 2:30    Auction 2:45

Bring Your Table Service for the Pitch-In Lunch - chairs & tables provided.

Davis Purdue Agricultural Center

6230 North State Rd. 1
Farmland, IN 47340-0340

Phone 765-468-7022

The speaker is Jenny Lesko, from Columbia, Illinois.  She will provide a talk on establishing American chestnut and northern red oak. 

2017 INFGA Meeting Dates & Places:

March 26             Scion Swap at Davis Purdue Agricultural Center

May 21               Grafting, location open

Sept 17               The fall harvest meeting is set for SIPAC in Dubois County, Indiana

Dec 3                 The Business meeting will again be hosted at Joan Servass' place in Indy.

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