Green Horizons Newsletter - AgEBB

Green Horizons

Volume 9, Number 4
Fall 2005

3rd Annual Missouri Chestnut Roast!

Saturday, October 29, 2005
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Horticulture & Agroforestry Research Center, New Franklin, Mo.

Guided tours of the 660-acre Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Center featuring diverse agroforestry practices

Showcase for Missouriís outstanding agricultural products, including wines; jams and jellies; pecan, walnut and chestnut products; locally produced honey; cheeses & meats

Childrenís activities, including a farm display, storytelling, a live bat demonstration and arts and crafts

Demonstrations of new research on profitable specialty products produced through agroforestry, including pine straw and chestnuts

Free fresh-roasted chestnuts, and samples, displays and sales of Missouri pecans and black walnuts set amidst the beautiful Missouri River Hills

Free admission! All activities under tents for comfort, rain or shine! For maps, event schedule and information, visit or call (573) 884-2874.

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