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John Clark Research Fayetteville AR downtown with Chancellor Hotel

NARBA's next conference will be in Fayetteville, Arkansas, February 24-27, 2015. Mark your calendar! Click for a conference preview. Contact NARBA to be sure you are on our mailing list for more information.

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: Raspberry Sorbet
Raspberry Sorbet with Whipped Cream. A recent article claimed raspberries are too good to cook. Here's a really simple recipe that follows that advice and helps beat summer heat.
Request for Proposals. The North American Bramble Growers Research Foundation (NABGRF) funds blackberry & raspberry research. The 2014 grants have been determined and are posted here.  Proposals for the next cycle will be due in December. 

News for Growers:

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

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

Blackberry Recipe Brochure coverNARBA offers Recipe Brochures for both raspberries and blackberries-- great to give out at your farm, market, or festival. See the order form.

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