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Growing Tree Fruits Successfully

Jun 2018
Selecting and preparing the site and soil, irrigation, rootstocks and varieties, planting, pruning and thinning fruit, pest management, and maintenance schedule.

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Planting and caring for a fruit tree

May 2015
Planting a new fruit tree? Dig a big hole, wait to apply fertilizer and keep an eye on pests. Here are more quick tips for taking care of your transplanted tree.

By Steve Renquist | Article

Fruit tree pest management

May 2015
Homeowners often consider pest management the most difficult part of raising fruit. Most people either lack the knowledge to identify and control insect pests and diseases, or they dread having to spray chemicals to protect their crops. However, sustainable gardening involves minimal inputs of water, fertilizer, pesticides and labor. Raising fruit crops with fewer inputs is possible when your knowledge level of subject material is high.

By Steve Renquist | Article

Fruit tree integrated pest management

May 2015
A look at integrated pest management in "Concepts from Start to Finish".

By Steve Renquist | Article