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Ozarks Celebration Festival 2016

We participated in the 19th Annual Ozarks Celebration Festival held at Missouri State University September 9-11th. We handed out samples of Apples, Asian Pears and Paw Paws.  We answered questions about growing fruits in Missouri and the Fruit Station in general.  Literature on growing and maintaining fruit crops in Missouri was also available. Dr. Martin Kaps organizes our participation in this event each year.  Dr. Kaps, Mike Matthews, Susanne Howard and Jennifer Morganthaler all volunteered at the booth over the weekend.

 

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Grape phenology and GDD accumulation

GDD base 50 accumulation count beginning April 1 = 3175  http://agebb.missouri.edu/weather/reports/gddTable.asp
Phenology stages according to the Modified E-L system http://door.uwex.edu/files/2010/10/ModifiedEichhornLorennzsystem.pdf

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Grape phenology and GDD accumulation

GDD base 50 accumulation count beginning April 1 = 3007  http://agebb.missouri.edu/weather/reports/gddTable.asp
Phenology stages according to the Modified E-L system http://door.uwex.edu/files/2010/10/ModifiedEichhornLorennzsystem.pdf

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Grape phenology and GDD accumulation

GDD base 50 accumulation count beginning April 1 = 2832  http://agebb.missouri.edu/weather/reports/gddTable.asp
Phenology stages according to the Modified E-L system http://door.uwex.edu/files/2010/10/ModifiedEichhornLorennzsystem.pdf

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