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Kid Fest

The 2015 Kid Fest was held today at the Mountain Grove Fairgrounds. The Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station participated with a honey bee display and bean bag toss. Surya Sapkota, Logan Duncan, Jennifer Morganthaler, and Susanne Howard all participated. The …

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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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Kidfest held today at Mountain Grove fairgrounds

The Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station participated in Kidfest again this year. Great interest in the bee hive display put together by John Avery. Susanne Howard handled the bees while Micheal Kovens, Pragya Adhikari, Leann Hubbert and myself helped the …

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Home Winemaking Workshop held today

Our home winemaking workshop was held today. Dr. Karl Wilker of MSU and Mr. Todd Frye of the Ozark Home Brewery gave the presentation on home winemaking, C. J. Odneal and Dr. Wilker led a tour of the winery and …

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