Education

Education Topics & Classes

David Gilbertson brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise but in a friendly down-to-earth manner that even beginners and children can understand.

Personalized Classes – we do personalized apple growing classes for school groups and more.


Beginner Apple Growing

Topics to Include: Root Stock Selection, Tree Selection, Planting, Degree Days, Pollination, Growth Stages, Fungal Diseases, Fire Blight and Bitter Pit, Insects, Nutrition, Training, Cover Crops and Pruning.
When: April 21, 2018
Cost: $25.00
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

 

Advanced Apple Growing

Topics to Include: Quick Overview of the Orchard of the Future, Pruning lecture and hands on in the Orchard, How and when to train your tree, Pollination and Managing your pests and fungal conditions.
When: April 21, 2018
Cost:$25.00
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Register for both classes and get a $5 discount!

When: April 21, 2018
Cost: $25.00/each or both for $45.00

  • Beginners Class is $25.00 cost includes: Coffee, Water, Snacks, and Handouts.
  • Advanced Class is $25.00 cost includes: Coffee, Water, Lunch and Handouts.
  • If you attend both classes $45.00.
  • If you have two in your group the second person will get a $5.00 discount for each class they attend.

Call 218-768-4347 or Register Online