Harvest Update


The Connecticut Harvest is nearly complete. While we won't know the final results for years to come, it appears we've successfully pollinated a record number of trees for the Connecticut Chapter. These will help fill out our existing orchards, and provide a jump start for possible new orchards in 2007.

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133 precious nuts from the Salem tree will provide the genes for future generations of blight resistant trees.

  • Tolland “A” 150
  • Tolland “B” 131+
  • Manchester ~150
  • Stafford ~200+
  • Salem 126
  • Roxbury ~117

133 precious nuts from the Salem tree will provide the genes for future generations of blight resistant trees.

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Bill Adamsen

Bill Adamsen

Bill Adamsen is a member of the CT Chapter of The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) Board of Directors. He served as Chapter President for eight years.

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