Category Archives: Events

Chongquing Academy of Agricultural Research faculty visit the Fruit Experiment Station

Faculty from the Chongquing Academy of Agricultural Research visited the Fruit Experiment Station yesterday, Monday, November 9. Drs. Wenping Qiu and Chin-Feng Hwang participated in the event and helped interpret information for the group. Gary Dau, International Coordinator for University …

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Mountain Grove Fall Festival October 3

Randy Stout and Jeremy Emery, State Fruit Experiment Station Field Supervisors, represented Missouri State at the Mountain Grove Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival. They set up a display which included an antique apple press and gave apples grown at the …

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USA Staff Ambassador Tour October 2

The Missouri State Staff Ambassadors toured the Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station on Friday, October 2. Dr. Chin-Feng Hwang and his graduate students, Surya Sapkota and Logan Duncan presented information concerning the grape and walnut breeding program. Then the group …

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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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Family Nutrition Education Program Tour

University of Missouri Extension Agents in the Family Nutrition Education Program for the Southwest Missouri Region held their monthly meeting here at the State Fruit Experiment Station. Cristi Crisp, agent for Wright County invited the group. Christi has recently relocated …

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High Tunnel Workshop

Over 100 speakers and participants attended our high tunnel workshop. In the morning we heard talks on high tunnel construction and tomato and raspberry production. A panel discussion/luncheon was held in the pavilion and then we toured the Fruit Experiment …

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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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