It's Black Walnut Buying Season - October 2013
Saturday, September 28, 2013 - 12 Noon
ONGA Fall Meeting
ONGA's annual Fall meeting will be held at the Orrville Farmers' and Sportsmen's Club in North Lawrence, Ohio.
A tour of our President, David Paul's farm will follow the meeting.
Orrville Farmers' and Sportsmen's Club
18473 Shifferly Rd
North Lawrence, Ohio 44666
Click here for a map and more information on the Fall meeting.
September 17-19, 2013 - ONGA Tent at the Farm Science Review
It's a three-day outdoor agricultural trade show featuring a little bit of something for everyone. There are commercial
exhibits for everything from tractors to financial services. Educational displays offer new ideas and new answers to old
problems. And there's always an expert or two or three around from Ohio State University, government agencies and private industry.
ONGA has a nut tree planting at the Farm Science Review and sets up a tent each year to educate and demostrate nut tree cultavation.
To volunteer, contact Ray Rusmisel at email@example.com or 740-967-0461.
Volunteers get free parking and admission to the FSR.
Farm Science Review Website
Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 12 Noon
ONGA Spring Meeting and Scion Swap
Hundreds of Northern Pecan and Black Walnut seedlings will be available for sale and for the auction!
ONGA's annual Spring meeting with auction, potluck, and scion swap. There will be tables with hundreds of various
nut tree cultivar scions available, free for the taking. This is your chance to get an excellent nut tree cultivar to
graft onto your seedling trees at home (A seedling tree is any tree that is not a clone of a known cultivar). Pictured
to the right is one of the many peacocks running wild at Kingwood.
900 Park Avenue West
Click here for a map and more information on the Spring meeting.
July 23 - August 3, 2014 - ONGA Booth at the Ohio State Fair
There will be tree nut entries from all over the State as well as educational material on nut tree growing, grafting,
and cultivation featured at the State Fair. You can bring nuts for entry to the 2014 State Fair to the Spring meeting
at the Kingwood Center in Mansfield, Ohio or get them to Bud Luers before the judging date of July 23, 2014.
You can contact one of the following Show Chairpersons to enter the contest or to volunteer to work at the fair:
Bud Luers - firstname.lastname@example.org
Carroll Fogle - email@example.com
Vicki Rusmisel - firstname.lastname@example.org
Joe Hietter - email@example.com
Volunteers get free parking and admission to the fair.
Ohio State Fair Website
2014 Nut Contest Entry Form
2013 Ohio State Fair Results
August 11-15, 2013 - Northern Nut Growers Association 104th Annual Meeting
The 104th Annual Meeting of the Northern Nut Growers Association will be held at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan from August 11 to August 15, 2013 at the Kellogg Center for Continuing Education.
Check back for more information in the coming months.
More information can be found at NNGA's website www.nutgrowing.org