Category Archives: Events

Happy retirement to Pam

Pam Mayer is retiring from the State Fruit Experiment Station after 28 years of service. Many nice things were said, the common thread being how we will all miss her work, her work ethic and her willingness to help. We …

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John Avery’s retirement party

Today we got together to wish John Avery a wonderful retirement. Along with our faculty and staff, Dr. Jim Moore, former director of the State Fruit Experiment Station, Jack Atcheson, former field and maintenance worker, the Simpsons and Frenches of …

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Make your own container garden

Susanne Howard directed a workshop on container gardening where the participants actually made their own pots. Hypertufa mixture of sphagnum peat moss, perlite and Portland cement was mixed together with water to the right consistency and was pressed into a …

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