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November 21, 2019–Kai Kai Farm

Our speakers this month are Diane Cordeau and Carl Frost, owners of Kai-Kai Farm (map) east of Indiantown on SW Kanner Hwy. The topic is “Kai-Kai Farm Growing Practices.” Click the Kai-Kai farm (website) photo above for a delightful picture … Continue reading

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October 17, 2019–Mark Ritenour

Topic: Keeping fresh fruit “fresh” after harvest. Dr. Mark Ritenour is a Professor and plant physiologist with the University of Florida since 1998 and is stationed at Indian River Research and Education Center in Fort Pierce, Florida. He specializes in … Continue reading

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September 19, 2019–Mike Luciano: grafting

Past TCRFC president Mike Luciano owner of Trees N More tropical fruit nursery (in Palm City just west of Stuart) will be grafting a hundred Carambola (Starfruit) trees this week. He will bring some to our meeting and demonstrate how … Continue reading

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September 19, 2019–Updated

UPDATE: Dr. Rezazadeh had a change of schedule and must now attend a required training session for work on the 19th. See the latest post for our new speaker. Our speaker in September is Dr. Amir Rezazadeh, PhD. His presentation … Continue reading

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August 15, 2019–Bobbi Spencer

Bobbi Spencer, TCRFC Founder, Past President, and Master Gardener will give a presentation on the best tropical and subtropical fruit to grow here in the Treasure Coast. Bring any of your extra fruit or edible treats for our tasting table, … Continue reading

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July 18, 2019–Louise King: Mangos

Our speaker in July is Louise King, horticulturist at the Fruit & Spice Park in Homestead. The topic is Mangos and other Stars of the Park. This is Louise’s second visit. She also helped us get fruit for our Taste … Continue reading

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June 20, 2019 – Jeff Schorner; Al’s Family Farms

Update: Schedules change: Mike Meier of Ground Floor Farm had a Stuart city council meeting he had to attend in June; Jeff was unable to attend in May, so Larry Zimmerman took questions that month: Why did mangos do so … Continue reading

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