Chestnut, The Journal of The American Chestnut Foundation


Winter 2016 Issue:

The Winter edition of Chestnut includes coverage of the discovery of the tallest living American chestnut tree in Maine, RSC Sara Fitzsimmons' science column on Dunstan chestnuts, and TACF's new Pioneers section honoring Herbert Darling. And don't miss out on trying the featured recipe, a potato, mushroom, and chestnut soup!



Fall 2015 Issue:

The Fall edition of Chestnut covers the culinary heritage of the American chestnut by Dr. David Shields, the wrap-up of the Conservation Innovation Grant by Michael French, new TACF hire announcements, and in-depth founders tribute to the new Chief Scientist Emeritus Dr. Frederick Hebard.



Summer 2015 Issue:

This edition of Chestnut includes the 2015 Flight 93 National Memorial by Lisa Sousa, "Fire Effects on Sprout Populations of Castena dentata and its Pathogen Cryphonectria Parasitica" by TACF Intern Benjamin Jarrett, and Maryland chapter's battle with the Ambrosia beetle by Jim Curtis. Be sure to read up on the history of the Paragon chestnut by TACF PA/NJ chapter member Bill Lord!




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