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Wild Blueberry Commission & Advisory Members & Researchers

2014 Commission Members 2014 Advisory Members
Roy Allen, ChairAllen’s Blueberry Freezer
PO Box 536
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Tel: (207) 667-5561
Fax: (207) 667-8315
Email:  allensblueberries@gmail.com
Bill Malay, Chair
Cherryfield Foods, Inc.
PO Box 128
Cherryfield, ME 04622
Tel: (207) 546-7576
Email: bmalay@cherryfieldfoods.com
Ragnar Kamp, Vice Chair
Cherryfield Foods, Inc.
PO Box 128
Cherryfield, ME  04622
Tel:  546-7573
Fax: 546-2713
Email:  rkamp@cherryfieldfoods.com
William Mallar, Vice Chair
63 Pumpkin Ridge Road
Marshfield, ME 04654
Tel: (207) 255-4700
Annie Allen
G.M. Allen & Son, Inc.
PO Box 454
Blue Hill, ME 04614
Tel: (207) 469-7060
Fax: (207) 469-2308
Email:allengmblue@gmail.com
Travis Drake
Wyman’s C & D Corp.
Rt. 193, Box 601
Deblois, ME 04622
Tel: (207) 638-2201
Fax: (207) 638-2145
Email: travis@wymans.com
Richard Gardner
PO Box 127
East Machias, ME 04630
Tel: (207) 255-6039
Email: dmgard@maineline.net
Robert Foss
29 East Skunk Ridge Road
Columbia Falls, ME 04623
Cell: 598-6600
Email: foss5@maineline.net
Darin Hammond
Jasper Wyman & Son
PO Box 100
Millbridge, ME 04658
Tel: (207) 638-2201 or 546-2311
Fax: (207) 638-2145
Email: dhammond@wymans.com
Scott Hennessey
Hennessey Brothers
183 Ridge Road
Marshfield, ME 04654
Tel: (207) 434-5223557-6266
Email: hennesseyscott@gmail.com
Darin Hammond
Jasper Wyman & Son
PO Box 100
Millbridge, ME 04658
Tel: (207) 638-2201 or 546-2311
Fax: (207) 638-2145
Email: dhammond@wymans.com
Lee Johnston
Merrill Blueberry Farms
PO Box 149
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Tel: (207) 667-9750
Fax: (207) 667-4052
Email: merrblue@merrillwildblueberries.com
Ed Hennessey
Machias Savings Bank
PO Box 318
Machias, ME 04654
Tel: (207) 255-9280
Email: EHennessey@machiassavings.com
Cary Nash
Nash Farms, Inc.
1193 Peabody Road
Appleton, ME 04862
Tel: (207) 785-5270
Fax: (207) 785-6270
Email: lcnash@gwi.net
Todd Merrill
Merrill Blueberry Farms
PO Box 149
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Tel: (207) 667-2541
Fax: (207) 667-4052
Email: tmerrill@merrillwildblueberries.com
Larry Scott
Scott’s Blueberry Farm
391 Goshen Road
Waldoboro, ME  04572
Tel: (207) 832-4160
Wild Blueberry Commission
5784 York Complex, Suite 52
Orono, ME 04469-5784
Tel: (207) 581-1475
Fax: (207) 581-3499

2013 Maine Wild Blueberry Research and Extension Priorities (PDF)
These priorities have been established by the Maine Wild Blueberry Advisory Committee.

  University of Maine and Cooperative Extension Researchers
Dr. Seanna Annis
Assistant Professor of Mycology
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Maine
5735 Hitchner Hall, Rm. 303
Orono, ME 04469-5735
Phone: (207) 581-2621
Fax: (207) 581-2969
Email: sannis@maine.edu
Expertise: plant pathology, mummyberry, stem blight,
and leaf spot diseases
Dr. Dorothy Klimis-Zacas
Professor of Clinical Nutrition
Department of Food Science & Nutrition
University of Maine
5735 Hitchner Hall
Orono, ME 04469-5735
Phone: (207) 581-3124
Fax: (207) 581-3111
Email: dorothy.klimis,zacas@umit.maine.edu
Expertise: health aspects of blueberries, effect of blueberries on arterial Glycosaminoglycan composition, metabolism and structure
Dr. Mary Ellen Camire
Professor of Food Science & Human Nutrition
Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition
University of Maine
5735 Hitchner Hall, Rm. 105
Orono, ME 04469-5735
Phone: (207) 581-1627
Fax: (207) 581-1636
Email: Camerie@maine.edu
Expertise: food processing, product development,
dietary fiber methodology
Dr. Vivian Chi-Hua Wu
Associate Professor
Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition
5735 Hitchner Hall, Room 106
University of Maine
Orono, ME  04469-5736
Phone: 207-581-3101
Fax: 207-581-1636
Email: vivian.wu@maine.edu
Expertise: food safety, post-harvest & processing quality, development of biosensor and intervention technology, antimictobial properties of wild blueberries
Judith Collins
Assistant Scientist of Blueberry Hill Farm
University of Maine
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 307
Orono, ME 04469-5722
Phone: (207) 581-2868
Fax: (207) 581-2969
Email: collinsj@maine.edu
Expertise: entomology
Dr. David Yarborough
Extension Blueberry Specialist & Professor of Horticulture
University of Maine Cooperative Extension
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 414
University of Maine
Orono, ME USA 04469-5722
Phone: (207) 581-2923
Email: Davidy@maine.edu
Expertise: Extension specialist, weed scientist, crop management, weed control, field cover, registration of minor use pesticides
Jennifer Cote
Research Assistant
Dept. of Plant, Soil & Environmental Sciences
University of Maine
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 411
Orono, ME 04469-5722
Phone:207-581-2924
Email:jennifer.dappollonio@maine.edu
Expertise: weed control
Jeffery Brann, Farm Manager
Blueberry Hill Research Farm
US Route 1, Box 805
Jonesboro, ME USA 04648
Phone: (207) 434-2291
Email: jeffrey.brann@maine.edu
Expertise: wild blueberry management
 Dr. Francis Drummond
Entomology Specialist & Professor of Insect Ecology
School of Biology & Ecology
University of Maine
5722 Deering Hall, Rm. 305
Orono, Maine 04469-5722
Phone: (207) 581-2989
Fax: (207) 581-2969
E-mail: fdrummond@maine.edu
Expertise: blueberry insect pests management and pollination ecology

 


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5741 Libby Hall
Orono, Maine 04469-5741
Phone: 207.581.3188, 800.287.0274 (in Maine) or 800.287.8957 (TDD)E-mail: extension@maine.edu
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Orono, Maine 04469
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