2017 SOUTHEASTERN APPLE GROWERS ANNUAL MEETING
PROGRAM INFORMATION AND PRE-REGISTRATION
The 2017 Southeastern Apple Growers Meeting is rapidly approaching and the program and meeting arrangements are ready to go! The date for the 2017 meeting is Tuesday and Wednesday January 10-11. We are excited to announce that we will again be at at the DoubleTree By Hilton Asheville – Biltmore. It is easy to access the hotel right off I-40 at exit 50 with plenty of free parking in front and behind the hotel. Be sure to book your room early and let them know that you are with the SE Apple Growers Meeting to guarantee a reduced rate. In addition to the two days of educational programs, commercial exhibitors, and entertaining banquet, is the opportunity to meet with all of our members and your fellow growers. The educational session will begin in the morning on Tuesday, January 10th and conclude on the afternoon of Wednesday, January 11th with exhibits open both days. In addition to the two days of presentations we will have our annual banquet on Tuesday evening allowing for another opportunity to meet with our members and growers in attendance.
This year’s educational program includes speakers with a wide range of expertise. We will address orchard management issues and production topics such as weed, fertility and insect management and strategies growers are using in the SE to reduce labor costs and/or improve labor efficiency. We will have a Proceedings provided for you online when you register that will have material from the speakers that can be used for later reference.
Please review and fill out the Pre-Registration Packet by clicking any of the links on this page and be sure to respond rapidly by U.S. Postal Service by filling out the enclosed registration form. For any additional information please contact Ms. Christen Nix, Southeastern Apple Meeting Coordinator, the new Association phone number is (828) 674-8133 and the web site can be found at: www.ncapplegrowers.com