Pruning fruit trees
How to Prune Apple Trees
Prune your own apple trees….it’s not as hard as you think! Do you have apple trees? Then they need to be pruned annually. Hiring someone to do this task just doesn’t make sense, when you can do it yourself. My husband Rod does all our pruning and prunes for several others every spring too. It’s time to learn how to prune apple trees. Full Disclosure: Rod is not an arborist and does not have any formal training when it comes to pruning. He just has years of experience and results that work….tha
The right way to prune fruit trees
If you own any fruit trees, or are considering planting some, you need to be aware that they will require yearly maintenance for both tree structure and fruit production. This care should begin immediately upon planting, and continue through the life of the tree. You shouldn’t become overwhelmed by the thought however. Yearly pruning doesn't take much time at all, and the more consistent you are with it, the less time you spend each year. Plus it is so worth having a great crop of fruit! ...