Learn to Grow Apples – Classes

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

With the growth in our High Density customers we have 2 different classes this year.

  • Beginner & Advanced Apple Growing with Semi-Dwarf and Standard Rootstocks – April 20,2019
  • High Density Apple Growing on Dwarf Rootstocks – May 11, 2019

Conventional Apple Growing on Semi-Dwarf & Standard Rootstocks

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
  • Pruning

When: April 20, 2019
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
  • Managing your pests and fungal conditions

When: April 20, 2019
Cost:$25.00
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm


High Density Apple Growing on Dwarf Rootstocks

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
  • Pruning

When: May 11, 2019
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
  • Managing your pests and fungal conditions

When:  May 11th, 2019
Cost:$25.00
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm

 

Register for both classes and get a $5 discount!

  • 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.

Register Online or

Call 218-768-4347