Fruit Tree Orchard Design Workshop
With the right steps, tools and techniques, an ecological backyard fruit tree orchard is easy to start, establish and maintain. Beyond the personal benefits, a backyard fruit tree orchard grower is a promoter and supporter of a healthy, abundant and sustainable future for all! Join US in this workshop and together we will: 1) Learn hands-on about backyard ecological fruit tree orchard design 2) Learn about the step-by step process to start, establish and maintain the orchard 3) Gain insights about fruit tree choices suited for your garden, site and soil preparation, planting, irrigation set-up, seasonal pruning, natural disease & pest control and other techniques to ensure the health of your orchard 4) Observe and interact with a fully functional ecological and diverse fruit tree orchard at The Ecology Center 5) Create a first draft design or plan for your backyard ecological fruit tree orchard All attendees will receive 1 or 2 informational hand-outs to complement the subjects covered in the workshop, and take home their own free small starter fruit tree!
Date & Time
April 9, 2016
1:00PM - 4:00PM
$30 Member, $40 Non-Member