Maryland Chapter News and Activities
Our spring meeting is scheduled for March 7th from 10:30-12:00 at the Fox Haven Farm and Learning Center - 3630 Poffenberger Rd, Jefferson, MD. The meeting, as always will be open to the public, and coincides with American Chestnut Day at Fox Haven. Click here for directions.
In addition to our covering chapter business, Nina Shishkoff from the USDA Agricultural Research Service has agreed to give a presentation about about Phytophthera Root Rot (a.k.a. ink rot disease). We will also provide an update on the status of the TACF and our chapter's breeding programs, and a brief presentation, targetted for new new and prospective members about various approaches to chestnut restoration, and how TACF's backcross breeding program fits in.
For those of you who are board members, there will be a board meeting after the spring meeting at 1 pm.
Please join one of our google groups listed below to receive email notices of upcoming activities.