Annual Summer Meeting of the Massachusetts Fruit Growers’ Association

and UMass Orchard tour, in cooperation with University of Massachusetts Fruit Team

THURSDAY, July 14, 2022
UMass Cold Spring Orchard
391 Sabin St., Belchertown, Massachusetts

9:30 to 10 AM -- Coffee and Donuts, Welcome (Duane Greene)

10 AM -- Orchard Tour, including pathology, entomology, horticulture research & updates

NOON -- BBQ lunch by Outlook Farm with pre-registration*

1 PM -- Announcements and UMass Updates-- Ben Clark, MFGA President

1:30 PM -- "ECOstacking and IPM: Working Together for Sustainability" Dr. Jaime Pinero

2:30 PM -- Adjourn

2 pesticide license recertification credit hours will be offered for the day.

Registration for this meeting will be $40 for Mass. Fruit Growers’ Association members ($50 for non-members) per person and will include the orchard tour, educational program, pesticide recertification credits, and lunch.

To ensure the availability of the meal, please pre-register by adding the appropriate number and type (member or non-member) registrations to your shopping cart and paying with a credit card.

*We must receive pre-registrations by NOON on TUESDAY, July 12 to assure availability of the lunch.

PDF version of this announcement (for mail-in registrations paid by check; must be received by July 12!)

Register on-line right now using PayPal and a credit card

Make your first selection of MFGA Member or Non-Member and proceed to Add to Cart to change quantity (number people attending).

MFGA member or not?

Additional funding provided by the University of Vermont Agricultural Risk Management Education Program and the University of Minnesota Digital Center for Risk Management Education under USDA/NIFA Award Number 2018-70027-28584. USDA and the University of Vermont are equal opportunity providers and employers.