Quince samples at the All About Fruit Show

Join us at the 2015 All About Fruit Show!!!

It’s that time of year again! Join us for Home Orchard Society’s annual All About Fruit Show! Saturday October 17th & Sunday October 18th 10am – 4pm Clackamas County Fairgrounds, Main Pavilion 694 NE 4th Ave, Canby, OR 97013 Parking is free * See and taste over 500 varieties of heirloom fruit! * Large Fruit Contest! *Speakers will present on…

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Pruning Kiwi

Kiwi vines climb by wrapping around like pole beans or wisteria. So they need a support structure or host plant. My kiwi is using the deck supports and a flowering cherry tree for support. Mature female, Actinidia deliciosa, (the kiwi in stores) can produce up to 300 pounds of fruit each year. They can grow as much as 15-20 feet…

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Kiwi is On! Now What?

Make Kiwi Ice Cream! For maximum flavor, make sure the kiwi fruit is ripe. 4 ripe kiwis, peeled 2/3 cup orange juice 2 eggs 1-1/2 cups sugar 2 cups whipping cream 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 6 to 8 drops green food coloring (optional) In blender or food processor, puree kiwis and orange juice until almost smooth; set aside. In a…

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