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Home Orchard Establishment & Basics

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

| $50

Home Orchard Establishment & Basics -a Classroom Workshop
Mr. Jon Clements and Ms. Liz Garofalo

March 28,2020, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Carlson Orchards: 115 Oak Hill Rd., Harvard MA 01451

Horticultural topics covered will be the basics of planting fruit trees, including site selection, choice of variety and root stock, planting best practices, tree training and pruning, fertilization and ongoing fruit tree care. (In-depth pest management will be covered in the afternoon session.) If weather permits, there will be a hands-on demonstration of planting fruit trees at the Orchard.

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If you do not wish to register online, you may print a registration form to mail. Click 2020 Mass Aggie Workshop Series, and you will open a pdf version of the registration form. You can print this form, select the seminars that you wish to attend, and mail it with a check for the appropriate amount.

Please do not bring children or pets (except certified service animals) to any of these workshops.  We are not equipped to ensure their comfort or safety.


March 28
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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