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The hope of Daffodils

March 20, 2020
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Check out a new painting by David Hockney where he uses the daffodil as a symbol of hope against a muddy grey world. He must be significant as his last…

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Post Convention Tour

February 15, 2020
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I met with Shirley Russ last night. She is arranging the Post World Convention tour and has an extensive itinerary organized. Remember that you will need to book a flight…

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Species

December 23, 2019
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IT is great to see a real discussion once again appearing on Daffnet. It has left me a little confused. I first exhibited daffodils about 65 years ago and got…

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Post Convention SI Tour

November 18, 2019
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I met with Aaron Russ today to advance planning for the Post World Convention South Island tour.  We became aware that we have set a registration date close to the…

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Pearl

September 25, 2019
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A few moments ago Mark Speyer phoned to say that his mother Pearl died on Monday. The funeral is Friday at 2pm. This will be difficult for most of us…

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Challenge

April 29, 2019
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A challenge for those attending the ADS Convention this weekend. At the Show find the flower of a daffodil variety that has made people famous and won them medals yet…

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