Chestnut Harvesting Workshop

The CT Chapter of The American Chestnut Foundation will be holding a Chestnut Harvesting Workshop at the Middletown Higby Reservoir Backcross Orchard on Saturday, September 23rd from 9 – 10 AM. Come and learn when and how to harvest chestnuts as well as how to store the nuts overwinter for planting in spring. Please wear […]

Middletown Backcross Orchard Tour

The CT Chapter of the American Chestnut Foundation will be holding an Open Orchard at the Middletown Higby Reservoir Backcross Orchard on Saturday, July 8

A Tree Grows In Salem

“They’re the perfect food,” says David Bingham referring to the American chestnut.