Category Archives: fruit

High Tunnel Workshop

Are you interested in learning more about high tunnel production practices? If so, mark your calendar for Thursday, July 23. The State Fruit Experiment Station is hosting a high tunnel workshop in Mountain Grove from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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We’ve Been Busy!

The end of the semester is always busy for students, faculty and staff. This year was no exception. However, for many the crazy schedule did not stop after classes ended, so we wanted to take a minute to share a

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Mountain Grove Plans Community Workshops

The Missouri State University State Fruit Experiment Station will host two workshops in March that are open to the public. The workshops will demonstrate different techniques that are related to dormant season plant management. The first workshop is free to

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Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson Visits Fruit Experiment Station

Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson recently paid a visit to the Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station in Mountain Grove, Mo.  Dr. Wenping Qiu and Susanne Howard accompanied the Congresswoman through the vineyards to showcase the current research being conducted at the

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Bears in the News: Plant Upside-Down Tomatoes!

Check out our very own Associate Professor in the Darr School of Agriculture Dr. Clydette Alsup-Egbers showing viewers how to plant upside-down tomatoes on KY3!   http://www.ky3.com/videogallery/69322816/News/Growing-Tomatoes-Upside-Down  

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Vesta student trains Cayuga White grapevines

Josh Glasson is working on his VESTA student practicum at the Mountain Grove Campus. Josh will be working in the vineyards and winery this summer as a student intern and will begin a master’s program in plant science working with

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Grow Local Production and Marketing Workshop was a great success!

Stephen Sanders and Josh Pederson of HyVee answer questions from the crowd at the Grow Local! Marketing and Production Workshop.      Approximately 75 area producers attended the Grow Local! Production and Marketing Workshop at the Bond Learning Center on February

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