24 July 2014

Canterbury Gardens and Soft Fruit Breeding and Production

Organised by:

SCI's Horticulture Group

Canterbury University, Canterbury

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This meeting will start with a tour of the gardens of Canterbury Cathedral and the nearby University. After lunch the tour will move on to Edward Vinson’s where we will examine their soft fruit breeding programmes


Day 1

Tour of Canterbury Cathedral Gardens guided by Pete van Dijk
Tour of University Gardens guided by Joanna Wood
Lunch (venue to be arranged)
Tour of Edward Vinson Soft Fruit Breeding, Strawberries, Raspberries, Blueberies, Faversham guided by Simon Warren
End of meeting
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Venue and Contact

Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury, CT1 2EH


Tony Girard

Tel: 01798 813641

Email: tony.girard@btinternet.com


£5 Members, £7 non-members excluding lunch

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Exhibition and Sponsorship

An exhibition will take place alongside the conference for companies and related organisations who may wish to exhibit. Please email conferences@soci.org for further information and prices. Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.