Chestnut Roast 2021

Welcome

A welcome message from Sarah Lovell and Barry Eschenbrenner, co-superintendents of the Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Center

Keynote Presentations

4-D and Dicambia Drift Injury – Michele Warmund, professor in plant science and technology, discusses 4-D and dicambia drift injury in tomato plants

Mushroom Inoculation- Hannah Hemmelgarn, outreach and education coordinator at the MU Center for Agroforestry, talks about inoculating shiitake logs

Growing Chinese Chestnuts- Michael Gold, research professor and assistant director of MU Center for Agroforestry, talks more about growing Chinese Chestnuts

Elderflowers and Plants- Andy Thomas, research assistant professor in plant science and technology, discusses about the background of elderberries and his research

Chestnut Latee and Chestnut Cookies – Cheryl Recker shares two recipes using chestnuts

Growing and Marketing Pawpaws- Patrick Byers, MU Extension field specialist in horticulture, talks about growing and marketing Pawpaws in the state of Missouri

Silvopasture- Ashley Conway, silvopasture researcher at the MU Center for Agroforestry, gives a background about what silvopasture is and about the research she is conducting