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2014 Citrus Expo University of Georgia
« on: September 24, 2014, 06:57:55 PM »
This year's citrus expo is being held at the University of Georgia on November 14 & 15, 2014.  The University of Georgia's Dr. Hanna will be our guest. Below are the details.  Stan Mckenzie will keep up updated.  - Millet

Southeastern Citrus Expo

November 14-15, 2014
University of Georgia, Tifton Campus
National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Lab (NESPAL)
2356 Rainwater Rd (does not show up on GPS-see attached map)
Tifton, Georgia 31793

Friday, November 14, 2014—
7:00 p.m. Dinner at Ole Time Buffet at Exit 62 (on your own-gather
together)

Saturday, November 15, 2014—NESPAL, UGA Tifton Campus
8:00 to 9:00 a.m.   Citrus Expo Registration
8:00 to 9:00 a.m.   Fruit Contest Registration
9:00 to 9:10 a. m.   Welcome—Wayne Hanna
9:10 to 9:30 a.m.   Bananas for the Backyard-Greg Fonsah
9:30 to 10:00 a.m.   Importance of Citrus Rootstocks-Kim Bowman
10:00 to 10:20 a. m.   Break
10:20 to 10:40 a.m. Tips for Successfully Growing Citrus in the Backyard- Stan McKenzie
10:40 to 11:10 a.m.   Understanding nutrient requirements of plants—Erik Smith
11:10 to 11:30   Citrus Cold Tolerance at Tifton, GA in 2013-14 as Affected by Rootstock and Tree Age—Wayne Hanna
11:30 to 12:00 a. m.   Questions and Answers Panel—
12:00 to 1:30 p.m.   Lunch on your own—Plenty of places to eat at Exits 62 and 63.
1:30 to 2:15 p. m.   Citrus Fruit Contest Winners and Raffle
2:30 p.m.   Depart for Research Plots at UGA Campus

NOTE: Cannot bring “citrus plant material” or “fruit for propagation” into
Georgia without an APHIS permit

Registration: $15 per person.
« Last Edit: September 24, 2014, 07:00:55 PM by Millet »

 

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