News

Boxes of Apples!

New for Harvest Time in 2020 Apples by the Boxes for pick up or shipped to your location! Shipping Gilby’s Apples to your door step if you are in the Spee-Dee shipping network! You can Read More …

Fall Activities 2020

COVID-19 has brought change to all of us in our daily life and our small businesses. How has it impacted Gilby’s for Fall of 2020? What we will be offering: New Shipping Gilby’s Apples – Read More …

We’re Shipping Trees in 2021!

We will be shipping our 7-8’ trees throughout MN, ND, SD, WI, IA, IL and some cities in Nebraska, Michigan and Missouri to your target location, for very reasonable prices. You may also pick up Read More …

How To Videos – Bareroot Trees

Fruit Tree Growing Tips

Bareroot Tree Planting – Preparation – Pruning – Care – Protection Gilby’s Orchard near Aitkin, Minnesota provides a series of preparation, planting, pruning and overall care for fruit trees for successful fruit production. David Gilbertson Read More …

Opening September 5, 2020!

Gilby’s is proud to announce our opening weekend for the autumn harvest fun on September 5th, 2020. Check out the activities this year, which will be somewhat limited, you can still pick apples and walk Read More …

High Density Orchards

Minnesota Apple Growers

Learn how to incorporate dwarfing apple trees into a high density configuration in your orchard to maximize your yield. Go here to view our Powerpoint presentation, taken from  recent apple growing classes at Gilby’s. Go Read More …

Gilby’s Fruit Tree Spray Program

North Central Minnesota Basic Apple, Pear and Plum Spray Program. Are you looking for quality fruit this year? If so, you need to start your spray program by May 1st! When we got started growing Read More …

It’s Time to Prune Your Apple Trees.

It’s that time of year again; time to prune your apple trees.  Why is pruning so important? Encouraging fruit production, air flow, and light penetration. Encouraging fruit production:  You will only get fruit on 1-3 Read More …

Deer Food Plot – Apple Trees

Deer Food Plot Special Plant The Ultimate Deer Food Plot! Buy Six very cold hardy Apple trees and get the 7th Apple Tree FREE! All trees are on Standard Root Stock and  will grow to 25’ Read More …