Lassen Canyon Variety Field Day: April 23, 2019, Cottle Farms, Faison, NC

— Written By

Dear Strawberry Community,

Lassen Canyon and Cottle Farms Inc. are holding their 4th Annual Strawberry Variety and Advanced Selection Showcase.

Date:  Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Time:  10:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Location:  Cottle Strawberry Nursery, Inc., 2488 W NC HWY 403, Faison, NC 28341

No registration fee.

Program: 

10:30 a.m. – Registration at Cottle Strawberry Nursery (look for directional signs from Highway 403 to the location of the Strawberry Variety and Advanced Selection Trial)

11 a.m. – Welcome & Recognition of  Special Guests  – Dr. Barclay Poling, Professor Emeritus, NC State and Consultant to Lassen Canyon Breeding Program

11:15 a.m. – Special Tour of Variety Plots and Advanced Strawberry Selections

12:20 p.m. – BBQ Luncheon Catered by McCall’s BBQ & Seafood Restaurant

1:15 p.m. – Raffle for Nursery Plants and an Omega Digital Thermometer

Please let Barclay Poling know if you plan on coming and how many people will be in your party by no later than Friday, April 19.

RSVP with a text message to 919-418-9687 or an email to strawberrydoc@gmail.com.

Thanks,

Mark