Fruit Trees: Pruning, Care and Selecting Varieties
Fruit Tree Workshop for Home and Community Gardeners
Saturday, February 23, 2019
11am – 2pm
An onsite demonstration and instruction in pruning fruit trees in the Hayfields Orchard. This workshop will cover the care of and selection of varieties of fruit trees suited for our region. Sustainable organic biological practices, including organic sprays and treatments, will be reviewed as well as conventional approaches to orchard management.
The workshops are co-sponsored by the Cincinnati Area Organic Fruit Growers and Turner Farm Community Garden Program. The workshops will be taught by David K Koester, UK Extension Boone County Agent and Hayfield orchardist Marsha Lindner, with the assistance of Peter Huttinger, Turner Farm Community Garden Program.
Workshop is open to the public, however it is limited to 25 participants so please enroll early. Fee: $20. To register contact Marsha Lindner (contact information listed below).
8835 Old Indian Hill Road
Cincinnati, OH 45243
OEFFA: (614) 421-2022
OEFFA Certification: (614) 262-2022