Learn About Growing Fruit Trees as a Business, March 4, 2023

Save the Date: Saturday, March 11, 2023apple, variety Gingergold

This free afternoon workshop will take place on Saturday, March 11, 2023 from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at Highmoor Farm, UMaine Agricultural Experiment Station, 52 US Route 202, Monmouth, Maine 04259 (Phone: 207.933.2100).

Renae Moran will be teaching the basics of commercial tree fruit production including spraying, pruning, fertilizing, harvesting, and cold storage. In this class, fundamental cultural practices involved in managing a commercial orchard will be discussed.

For more information about the workshop schedule and registration for this year’s workshop, visit the Learn About Growing Fruit Trees as a Business page.

For special requests, please, contact Renae Moran at 207.933.2100 or email rmoran@maine.edu by March 1, 2023. If requests are received after this date, we may not have sufficient time to make necessary arrangements; however, all requests will be considered.

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