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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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KidFest

The Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station participated in Kid Fest, an annual event at the Mountain Grove Fairgrounds. The event was held from 1-5pm. We had two tent displays, one with honey bees managed by John Avery and Susanne Howard …

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Welcome to Asher

Asher Ramsey, who worked as an hourly employee for Mike Matthews on grounds maintenance, was recently hired as a permanent field and maintenance employee. Congratulations to Asher on his first day as a permanent employee of the State Fruit Experiment …

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