North Carolina Cooperative Extention - Pasquotank County Center will host 100-150 fruit growers from all the USA and Canada in Elizabeth City from July 24-27, 2008. Itineraries for tours and group meetings with indoor presentations, catered meals, an evening pig picking, and other events will be finalized around Christmas. Stay tuned and save the dates!
Visit www.NAFEX.org for more information about the North American Fruit Explorers organization with very low membership fees and lots to offer anyone interested in growing fruit as a hobby or commercially for income.
Written by: Tom M. Campbell, Agricultural Extension Agent, Pasquotank County