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John Clark Research Fayetteville AR downtown with Chancellor Hotel


Our 2015 North American Raspberry & Blackberry Conference in Fayetteville, Arkansas, February 24-27 is coming up soon. We hope to see you there!

REGISTER ONLINE or download the                      Conference Registration Brochure

 Visit the Conference Overview page for additional information.

Make hotel reservations at 479-442-5555 now. Hotel group rate cut-off date has been extended but number of rooms may be limited.

Photos: Blackberry breeder John Clark -- we will tour his research as part of the conference. The Fayetteville downtown square --  our hotel will be the white building on the horizon.

For Berry Lovers: raspberry cake

What's your favorite way to eat raspberries and blackberries? Take our quick survey!

Featured Recipe: Berry Crumble
Berry Crumble. About as easy as it can get, and a great way to use the berries in your freezer (or fresh berries) for a delicious winter dessert.   
Request for Proposals. The North American Bramble Growers Research Foundation (NABGRF) will announce its 2015 grants in March, 2015. See the list of projects funded in 2014 and reports from previously funded projects.  . 

rubus & ribes symposium logoNARBA is a proud sponsor of the 11th International Rubus & Ribes Symposium, to be held in June, 2015 in North Carolina. Registration is now open.

News for Growers:

Young bare root plantSee our list of Raspberry & Blackerry Nurseries. It includes the varieties and plant types for al our member nurseries.

Let's raise cane(s)!
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Facebook Group, Growing Raspberries & Blackberries.Open to all-- members or non-members, commercial growers or gardeners.

Join NARBA now for a full year of membership, including discounted conference registration and Proceedings of the Conference.

Upcoming regional growers meeting: March 11 in western NC. Click for more information.