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Presentations and Handouts for April 11, 2016

Session II (April 11, 2016)

'Jolt' dianthusNew Plant Forum 2016. Jackie Buckley, Agriculture Agent, Morton County.

Discover the new plants highlighted at this year's Northern Green Expo.
Handout: Presentation Summary.


Aronia fruits in autumnZirconia Aronia: Is This Sparkle Real? Kathy Wiederholt, Hardy Fruits Project Manager, Carrington Research Extension Center.

Acres of aronia are being planted in North Dakota. This shrub is called a superfruit---but is it?
Handout: Presentation Summary.


Planting treePlanting and Transplanting Trees and Shrubs. Steve Sagaser, Horticulture Agent, Grand Forks County.

Learn how to carefully dig up, protect roots, stems and leaves, transport to new locations, and then replant your perennials and woody plants. You will also learn about the importance of soil preparation and follow-up care for your transplants.
Handout: Presentation Summary 

Potatoes in burlap bagPotato. Asunta Thompson, Potato Breeder, NDSU

Background on the potato and its production in North Dakota. Selected NDSU cultivars will be highlighted.
Handouts: Presentation Summary and Planting Potatoes.


Photo credits: All-America Selections, outdoorPDK, Steve Sagaser and Andrey Eremin.

Page updated: 9 April 2016. For more information, please contact , Extension Horticulturist, NDSU.

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