Chestnut Grower Certification Workshop 

The PA/NJ Chapter is organizing the first annual Chestnut Growers Certification Workshop this fall to help new growers, members, and others learn the best practices for growing and maintaining chestnut trees. Now, scheduled for Sunday, October 20th in Gettysburg, PA, this workshop will be required for anyone interested in starting a Chestnut orchard in partnership with the PA Chapter in 2020.

Date: Sunday, October 20th

Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 am 

Location: Adams County Ag Center, 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Suite 204, Gettysburg, PA 

To Register: Call Jean at (814)863-7192 or email her at  —Please sign up by Wednesday, October 9th.

The workshop will include an introduction to our research mission, the basics of starting and maintaining an orchard, and a review of orchard record keeping and reporting. This first workshop will follow the TACF Annual Meeting in Gettysburg, on October 18-19th. We encourage you to register for both, but dual registration is not required.  

To register for the TACF Annual Meeting follow this link.