Please mark your calendars for the 2015 UGA Durham Horticulture Farm Open House – to be held on October 2, 2015 from 9AM – 2PM.
Although early registration has closed, there are still slots available. We ask that you email firstname.lastname@example.org with the names of attendees. Then please download the registration form (in addition to detailed schedule) by clicking this link (Registration)!
Speakers/topics for this year include:
Breeding Hardy Ornamental Hibiscus (John Ruter, Professor)
Are All Flowers Created Equal? (Bethany Harris, PhD Student & Bodie Pennisi, Professor)
Breeding Native Species for Adaptation to Managed Landscapes (Matthew Chappell, Associate Professor)
New Plants for Southern Landscapes (Carol Robacker, Associate Professor)
Organic Weed Control in Watermelon and Developing New Cucurbit Varieties (Pumpkin and Watermelon) (George Boyhan, Professor & Suzanne Stone, PhD Student)
Boxwood, Pruning, and Soil Amending Research Update (Tim Smalley, Associate Professor)
Organic vegetable production under high tunnels (Suzanne O’Connell, Assistant Professor)
New Woody Ornamentals for your Garden (Donglin Zhang, Professor)
Ornamental Herbicide Evaluation (John Ruter, Professor)