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Orchard Fruit Production: Pruning

January 28, 2017, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pruning

$30 Non Members, $27 Members

It is the most wonderful time of the year….to plan for your future fruit production.  Gareth Crosby, curator of the Heritage Garden, will teach you the best ways to expand your fruit production in your home orchard or vineyard with apples, pears, peaches, plums, cane fruit, hardy kiwi, muscadines and more, as well as discuss the challenges of keeping fruiting plants healthy and productive. She will demonstrate proper pruning techniques and participants will have hands–on experience. This session will cover the basics of pruning and various pruning techniques and Session 2 (Feb. 18, $30) will focus on pest and disease management along with seasonal maintenance.

Details

Date:
January 28, 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Vistor Center & Conservatory Adult Classroom
State Botanical Garden Athens, GA 30605 United States

Organizer

Botanical Garden Education Department: Adult Programs
Phone:
706-542-6156
Email:
cscamero@uga.edu

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