Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Central Missouri Fall Vegetable Farm Tour

The Central Missouri Fall Vegetable Farm Tour will be held on Thursday, September 13th (Rain or Shine).

Meet at the Central Missouri Produce Auction to visit 3 nearby growers of quality fresh produce. This is the last of the 2007 summer farm tours hosted by MVGA (Missouri Vegetable Growers Association) and MU Extension, with support provided by MU’s Plant Protection Programs.

This tour will focus on a variety of field grown vegetables, including- melons, tomatoes, peppers (green & colored), cole crops, pumpkins (of course), fall squash, and cucumbers.

Additional features will be wood fired greenhouse heating system and a drip irrigation system display.

Also Sponsored by: Cole County Extension Center, Central Missouri Produce Auction, Morgan County Extension Center, Morgan County Seeds

Want a free lunch...just call or e-mail James Quinn by noon on September 12th at the Cole County Extension Center. Phone 573-634-2824; e-mail

Directions: Located on Highway E, 12 miles south of US 50 or 10 miles north of Versailles. Central Missouri Produce Auction 37808 Highway E, Fortuna, MO 65034

Auction Facility - 660-337-6227 (Auction days only)

1 comment:

Etiquette Systems said...

That list sounds amazing! I wish I didn't live in the city so I could purchase more fresh food..

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