Fruit Tree Pruning class, Sunday April 8 at Indian Creek Farm, Ithaca.
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Fruit Tree Pruning class, Sunday April 8 at Indian Creek Farm, Ithaca.

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Growing Fruit Series #1: Fruit Tree Pruning

  • Sunday, April 8, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

If you grow fruit trees, it’s important to know how to prune them correctly to promote yearly fruiting and reduce disease problems. At this hands-on demonstration at Indian Creek orchard, orchardist Steve Cummins will demonstrate pruning and training techniques for both young and mature trees, including dwarf, semi-dwarf and standard trees. Species covered will include apple, peach and plum trees.

The pruning demonstration will take place in the orchard so please dress for the weather.

Pre-registration is required. Go to the registration page to register and pay online, or call CCE-Tompkins at 272-2292. Pre-registration is required to hold your place in the class, and also in the event that a class is postponed or cancelled and we need to contact participants.

Register & Pay Online here.



Fee

$7-$10/person self-determined sliding scale

Contact

Chrys Gardener
Commercial / Community Horticulture Educator
cab69@cornell.edu
(607) 272-2292 (Voicemail #241)

Location

Indian Creek Farm
1408 Trumansburg Road
Ithaca , NY 14850