Adding organic matter is the best way to improve nearly all kinds of soils.
Selecting and preparing the site and soil, irrigation, rootstocks and varieties, planting, pruning and thinning fruit, pest management, and maintenance schedule.
OSU Extension publications show how to grow several kinds of berries, fruit trees, roses and native plants in Central Oregon.
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.