Orchards: Fruit Tree Pruning training session Saturday 12th January 2013, 10.00 – 15.30 Writtle College, Chelmsford

Are you involved in a community orchard?  Do you already have or plan to have fruit trees in your garden?

This Edible Essex training session will be perfect for the novice or those with little experience.

A mixture of theory and practicals aimed at those who are unsure how to keep their fruit trees in proper order. Topics covered will include:

  • Formative Pruning
  • Pests & Diseases
  • Selecting the correct variety or tree.

Participants will receive information and instruction on pruning fruit trees to achieve the desired shape and promote better fruiting.

Attendance is FREE but places are limited.  Booking is Essential. To enquire about availability, please email: sophie.blythe@essexrcc.org.uk

21:38, 17 Sep 2012 by Steven Partridge