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Winter Peach Pruning Workshop
We will go over pruning techniques, what to do with young and mature trees for open vase and perpendicular-V trees. Please bring your pruners and/or loppers so we can tackle your questions on a live tree in our demonstration orchard!
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How did the Stone Fruit program start? Find out what other fruits were bred in this program before peaches, nectarines and plums.
Where to start? This page has information on how to establish an orchard, manage diseases, weeds, and pests, and all aspects of production.
Find out what the latest varieties are and their availability at regional nurseries.