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OK Pecan Growers Assoc Annual Convention

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What
  • Conference
  • horticulture
  • nut
  • pecan
When Jun 01, 2017 04:00 PM to
Jun 03, 2017 01:00 PM
Where Ardmore Convention Center
Contact Name Amanda Early
Contact Phone 580-224-6480
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This year marks the 87th Annual Convention for the Oklahoma Pecan Growers Association. It starts Thursday with registration, an evening meal and time for visiting with old friends and making new acquaintances.  It will be held at the Ardmore Convention Center in Ardmore, Oklahoma and is slated for June 1-3, 2017.

Friday's educational sessions are for new and advanced pecan growers along with a food show and commercial exhibits. Educational topics include weather outlook, farm transition, risk management programs, US Pecans at Work for you as Growers Weed Control Options, Pecan Weevil Biology, Trapping and Treatment in Oklahoma and more. Early registration for the event is $100 for OPGA members and $120 for non-members. Early registration includes all educational programs and Thursday's evening dinner. Deadline for the early-bird registration is May 26.

This year raffle tickets are available to purchase for a chance of a Rossi Circuit Judge riflt/shotgun hybrid which is chambered in .410 or .45 Colt. It has a short 18.5" barrel and is capable of firing .410 magnum shells as well as standard .410 shotshells and .45 Colt. Tickets will be for sale at $20 per ticket and ONLY 250 tickets will be sold! You do not have to be present to win this so please support the Oklahoma Pecan Growers Association through the raffle item being offered this year at the Annual Convention.

For more information contact Amanda Early, aaearly@noble.org 

For on-line registration, hotel or to print a program, visit the website: http://www.okpecangrowers.com/annual_conference