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PA/NJ Chapter of TACF Fall Member Meeting
Take a deep dive into chestnut restoration with Sara Fitzsimmons and Steve Hoy at the Fall Member Meeting. This will be an informal session with presentations from Sara Fitzsimmons, Director of Restoration for TACF, and Stephen Hoy, Orchard Manager at Penn State University.

Sara will speak to "Restoration  Science at the Chapter Level", reviewing the current scientific status of American chestnut rescue and restoration, including the most up-to-date data retrieved from hybrid genotyping and transgenic deregulation.

Stephen Hoy will review "Field Activities: Chestnut Research at Penn State" including grafting, pollination, inoculation, and harvest stats. He will also talk about what’s ahead for orchard research at Penn State.

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and join in discussions.

Nov 6, 2021 10:00 AM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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