2008 Annual Meeting, November 15-18, Cuauhtemoc, Chihuahua, Mexico
Tentative Schedule for NC-140 Meeting, November 15-18, Cuauhtemoc, Chihuahua, Mexico
Please consult the Agenda (11/12/08) for the latest information and details.
Friday, November 14: Arrive at Chihuahua International, Airport. Overnight at recomended hotel El Mirador, Tel 52 614 432 2200. Ask for UNIFRUT-NC-140 Group for special price.
Saturday, November 15: Travel to Nuevo Casas Grandes to visit apple, cherry and peaches orchard with John Robinson (my brother) and Dana Call. On the way we will visit Carlos Chavez's apple, peach, cherry and nut nursery, at Sacramento. Group lunch included in registration. Overnight at Casas Grandes at Hacienda Hotel. Group dinner included in registration.
Sunday, November 16: Travel to Cuauhtémoc in the morning and visit orchard enroute in Namiquipa. In the afternoon visit Rommel Corral apple and cherry orchard. Visit another high density orchard near Romel Corral's orchard. Group lunch included in registration. Check into the Tarahumara Hotel. If you make your own reservation ask for UNIFRUT-NC-140 Group for special price. Group Dinner included in registration.
Monday, November 17: NC-140 meeting in the Tarahumara Hotel, lunch at the hotel included in registration. After lunch. Visit NC-140 Replant Trial 2006. Come back to the meeting. Overnight at Tarahumara Hotel in Cuauthemoc. Group dinner at El Buffalo restaurant included in registration.
Tuesday, November 18: Morning continue with NC-140 meeting. Group lunch included in registration. In the afternoon visit hight density orchard at the Norteñita. Individuals can skip the orchard visit to go back to Chihuahua city to catch flights back to the USA. Overnight at Tarahumara Hotel in Cuauthemoc. Dinner on your own.
Wednesday, November 19: Return to Chihuahua in the early morning for flights back home.