2022 Holiday Party Highlights Year’s Events, Members’ Successes

2022 Activities — grafting class, scion exchange, citrus tasting and more grafting

The Monterey Bay Chapter of the CRFG met Dec. 17, 2022 for the annual holiday party and election. Members contributed to the annual potluck with a wide variety of dishes.

What is a year like in the Monterey Bay CRFG? Our members participated in these activities:

•Scion Exchange

•Grafting Class

•Pruning at the Grange

•Citrus Tasting

•Mature Tree Grafting Demo

•Tour of Ken’s farm

•Weather Station Presentation by Jason

•Soil Preparation Presentation by Sharon

•Apple Tasting

•Grafting Knife Sharpening with Andy

•Feijoa Tasting

Photos from these activities, as well as photos of members’ successful garden were showcased in presentations. Missed this fun event? You can relive it by watching either of these two presentations.

Chapter Activities: http://mbcrfg.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/12/MBCRFG_Activities_2022.pdf

Members’ Successes: http://mbcrfg.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/12/Fruit-pictures-2022_sm.pdf

Local Apples Highlighted in Radio Interview

Monterey Bay CRFG member Freddy Menge was interviewed October 1, 2022 by Joe Truskot on KSQD Radio’s “In the Garden” program. Check out Joe’s video, which includes the audio program plus photos of the assorted apples Freddy highlighted during the program. This lively, informative show brings to light various apples that were included at the MB CRFG’s annual apple tasting (see Andy Moskowitz’ article reviewing the event and the apples) on October 8, 2022.

Welcome to our new chapter website

This website was designed with the intention to be your reference point for all of the most important things happening with the Monterey Bay chapter of CRFG.

Check in with our current calendar of events, send your friends to our new online membership form, and see photos of local fruit happenings on our news blog.

We’ve built this website for our membership, so please let us know any ways it can better serve you. In fact, you can contact our chapter board directly through this site at the link above!