POSTED IN For Growers ON 12/26/2017
You can learn more about growing saskatoons commercially at the 2018 Northwest Michigan Orchard and Vineyard Show in Traverse City, MI on January 16th & 17th.
For more information, go to: http://msue.anr.msu.edu/events/2018_northwest_michigan_orchard_and_vineyard_show
You can also learn more on this website by going to About Saskatoons
Consumers and processors need more growers to take advantage or the developing interest in commercial quantities of saskatoons.
POSTED IN For Growers ON 12/1/2017
There are 3 ways to learn more about saskatoons (Amelanchier alinifolia) at the Great Lakes Expo 2017 in Grand Rapids, MI from December 4th – 7th, 2017:
- On Tuesday at 2:00 PM you can hear Saskatoon Berry Establishment Practices, by Robert Spencer, Alberta Agriculture & Forestry, Alberta, Canada.
- Blue Sky Berries will have a booth (number 1507). Blue Sky Berries is a grower and nursery as well as a U-Pick farm and processor of frozen fruit
- Saskatoon Berry Institute of North America officers and members will be onsite, both for the Tuesday presentation and on the Tradeshow floor.
The Expo focuses on fruit, vegetables, Farm Markets and Greenhouse Growers.
Please let us know if you want to schedule a time to talk to someone during the Expo.