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- PA/NJ Chapter Outreach Events in Full Swing! - Growing Awareness in the 2017 Growing Season Chapter volunteers will be out in force this growing season, spreading the word about The American Chestnut Foundation. With the help of our interpretive display and helpful handouts, they...
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- !!! WARNING!!! Orchard Alert — Ambrosia Beetle - Be on the lookout!!! The mild winter has the staff of the Leffel Center at University Park, PA on high alert. The summer of 2016 saw infestations across the state of the ambrosia beetle (Xylosandrus germanus)....
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- READY, SET, PLANT! - Planting is underway at research plots and orchards throughout the PA/NJ Chapter. We’ll be planting thousands of seedlings and nuts this season with the help of hundreds of volunteers. To learn how you can get...
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