2020 Twilight Meetings

These NHFGA member meetings are co-sponsored by the New Hampshire Fruit Growers Association and the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension.

(To be announced)


Past meetings

Date:               April 17, 2019
Time:               5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Host:                Butternut Farm; Burnap Family
Location:         195 Meaderboro Road, Farmington, NH 03835
Web site:         http://www.butternutfarm.net
Special Topic:  New Trees, Hard Cider Operation, Farm Stand, Sprayer Calibration


Date:               May 15, 2019
Time:               5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Hosts:              Patch Orchards; Patch Family
Location:         40 Patch Road, Lebanon, NH 03766
Web site:         https://patchorchards.com/
Special Topic:  Cider Press, New Orchard Block, Maple, New Building


Date:               June 12, 2019
Time:               5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Hosts:              Meadow Ledge Farm; Roberts Family
Location:         612 NH-129, Loudon, NH 03307
Special Topic:  BMSB Trapping, Apple Processing, USDA Wildlife Service


Date:               July 10, 2019
Time:               5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Hosts:              Brookdale Fruit Farm; The Hardy and Whittemore Families
Location:         41 Broad Street, Hollis, NH 03049
Web site:         http://www.brookdalefruitfarm.com/
Special Topic:  “Elwin Hardy Memorial Rootstock Trial”, New High Density Apple Trellis Plantings, New Apple Varieties including EverCrisp and Rosalee


For more information, contact George Hamilton at (603)641-6060 or by email at george.hamilton@unh.edu. Pesticide Applicator re certification credits may be available.  Individuals who require special accommodations should contact George one week prior to the Twilight Meeting. The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity educator and employer. University of New Hampshire, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and N.H. counties cooperating.