Home Orchard Society Arboretum
January 26th, February 9th and 23rd
10am-2pm rain or shine!
Join Tonia Lordy, arboretum manager for 12 hours of individualized, side by side,
hands-on instruction in the art and science of fruit tree pruning.
This is a great opportunity for…
Topics we will cover: tool selection, basic pruning terminology, reasons for pruning, tree needs assessment, training systems, proper body mechanics, and safety.
Species we will cover: apples, pears, asian pears, kiwi, grapes, figs, persimmon, blueberries we will discuss stone fruit pruning as well but won’t be doing much work with them.
What you can expect…
Cost: $125 for Home Orchard Society Members or volunteers and CCC students; $150 for non-members
Please email Tonia with questions or for a registration packet: firstname.lastname@example.org