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Welcome to NY Nut Growers!

Our Purpose

The New York Nut Growers Association is an all volunteer, non-profit organization that promotes nut tree growing in New York state. Our mission is to educate people on the benefits of nut trees and to provide cultural information to assist in growing nut trees for crops and timber.


Current Events:

Of Note...

Summer Meeting: Please download and fill out the registration form here to attend.

Schedule:
NYNGA Summer Program, 8/2/14: BWW Farm, Trumansburg, NY
 
8:30-9:00        Sign-in, Snack and Chat
 
9:00-9:30        Dennis Fullbright, Prof. Plant Path., Mich St. Univ. (taped presentation
                         "Hybrid Chestnut Tree Growing in Michigan and Their Marketing Coop
 
9:30-10-15     Brian Caldwell: Thirty Years of Hybrid Chestnuts in West Danby, NY"
 
10:15-11:00   Break
 
10:15-11:00   Akita Silver, Twisted Tree Farm, "Growing Chestnuts and Other Hard-
                        wood Perennials from Seed"
 
11:00-11:30  NYNGA's "John Gordon Demonstration Nut Grove" Walking Tour
 
11:30-12:00  Remembrance Farm: Biodynamic Organic Farm "Woody Perennials
                       for Us?"  (Walking Tour and Talk)
 
12:00-1:00   Lunch and NYNGA Business Meeting
 
1:00-2:00     Caravan to Permaculture Based,  Good Life Farm: Walking Tour and Talk:
                      "Woody Perennials for Us?"
 
2:00-2:30    Three Stone Farm, Homesteading: "Woody Perennials for Us?"
 
2:30-3:30    Caravan to John Vico Orchard of Dunstan Chestnuts:Tour,.talk, and tasting
                     time: "Sweet Dreams"
 
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To get to BWW Farm, at 8144 Searsburg Road, enter Trumansburg on Rt 96 from either the east or the west and turn onto NYS Rt 227, go a couple of city blocks and turn right onto the Searsburg Road  (Cty Rt. 149 and a sign "Finger Lakes National Forest") and go exactly 1 mile west......big barn on your left.

Fall Meeting: October 12, 2014 at Woodward's Walnut World in Medina.
 

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