Horticultural News
A publication of the New Jersey State Horticultural Society,
celebrating 135 years in 2010

Editors: Winfred P. Cowgill, Jr. and Wesley R. Autio

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NJ State Horticultural Society Contacts

Membership/Subscription Information
All subscriptions are from January through December.

Term

Delivery

All addresses

One year -US

Electronic

$50.00

One year-Foreign

Electronic

$55.00

Library Subscription

Electronic

$35.00

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When the electronic version is published, a special link will be emailed to you. Each issue will be made freely available on this web site six months after publication. Please include your email address when paying.

Inquiries should be sent to:
Greg Donaldson, Business Manager          njhortsociety@gmail.com
Business Office of the New Jersey State Horticultural Society
176 Airport Road, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
TEL (908) 296-1064    FAX (908) 852-2253

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Horticultural News is published four times per year by the New Jersey State Horticultural Society.

The New Jersey State Horticultural Society was organized on August 17, 1875 at Geological Hall, Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ. It remains the oldest Horticultural organization in New Jersey.

Horticultural News began as the “The New Jersey State Horticultural Society News”, in October of 1920. The Society began “collecting paid membership in order to obtain funds to promote new features of the society and extend the usefulness of the society. The Horticultural Society News was started to be the official society publication.” Published M. A. Blake, Professor at Rutgers College was the first president and chair of the publication committee.

Editors served as follows:
MA Blake   1920-1947
Norman F Childers 1948-1980
Win Cowgil 1981-1988
Emily Brown Rosen 1988-1990
Linda Butenis Vorsa 1991-1995
Jerry Frecon 1995-2010

Winfred P. Cowgill, Jr. (Win) was appointed the new editor effective June, 2010 and will co-edit with Dr. Wesley Autio, UMASS of Fruit Notes.

June 2010:  Horticultural News has moved to an online web based format. The New Jersey State Horticultural Society has partnering with the University of Massachusetts Fruit Notes, Dr. Wesley Autio, Editor. Cowgill and Autio will be the new editors of Horticultural News and Fruit Notes.

Horticultural News is distributed to growers, extension personnel and researchers and libraries across North America. Horticultural News focuses primarily on tree-fruit culture, but addresses small-fruit cultural issues as well. Most reports are from current research at Rutgers University, the University of Massachusetts, and other universities.

The cost of Horticultural News is annual membership in the NJ State Horticultural Society. US Membership is $50.00 annually. Each one-year subscription begins January 1 and ends December 31. Payments must be in United States currency and should be made out to the New Jersey State Horticultural Society. Horticultural News Electronic subscriptions are available as benefit of membership in the NJ State Horticultural Society. A hidden link will be mailed immediately after publication to members. Issues will be made freely available on this website six months after publication.

 

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