Fruit Tree Grafting & Pruning

April 11, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Fruit Tree Grafting & Pruning

April 11 at 12 PM – 4 PM

Quiet Creek Herb Farm and School of Country Living

93 Quiet Creek Ln, Brookville, Pennsylvania 15825

This will be a hands-on workshop showing various types of grafting and pruning techniques. Chuck Pifer, long-time orchardist, will demonstrate fruit tree grafting methods, including whip & tongue and cleft, in addition, he will share his experiences (successes and failures) and favorite tools. Rusty Orner, 30-year pruner, will help you prune fruits trees, of all age, character and species. Rusty’s step-by-step techniques will give you the confidence to beautify, maintain, and heal your present or future fruit orchard.

Attendees will have time to practice grafting and pruning.