Make Plans to Attend the Second Annual Texas Fruit Conference! And Texas High Tunnel Conference!
Two great educational events for fresh fruit producers and enthusiasts in Texas!
Dates are set as follows—
Texas Fruit Conference; Monday September 30th & Tuesday, October 1st: As we did with our first meeting in 2012, we are developing a 1 & ½ day educational program that will provide timely topics and practical fruit growing and marketing information for new and experienced fruit growers, covering a diverse slate of topics and orchard crops!
Conference Conveners: Monte Nesbitt, Larry Stein & Jim Kamas, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Texas High Tunnel Conference; Wednesday, October 2nd; This one day program will explore growing strawberries and other high value horticultural crops in season-extending high tunnels. Growers considering new/alternative crops and marketing seasons will be exposed to the opportunities and challenges that high tunnels offer.
Conference Convener: Russ Wallace, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Both Events To Be Held at the Best Western Old Town Center Hotel, Bryan, Texas.
Conference Room Rate for this event is $93.00/ night.
On-site/In-Person Registration set at $90 for Texas Fruit Conference ($80 online) & $55 for High Tunnel Conference.
Special Combo Online Registration for both events (2.5 days): $125.00
(additional discounts for AgriLife Agents)
Registration—Online Registration will open in mid July at http://agriliferegister.tamu.edu
Join Us in October!!