Virtual Siouxland Garden Show 2021

Winter Care of Apple and Cherry Trees

Friday, March 5 (3 p.m.)

Steve Renquist - Horticulture Extension Agent
Oregon State University Extension

Learn all about care for your apple and cherry trees. Plenty of topics will be discussed including: Proper pruning methods and forms for apple and cherry trees. How pruning impacts tree vigor, flowering and pest control. What fruit tree forms work best for home gardeners. Renovating old trees. The importance of thinning fruit. How much should be left on a tree. Common disease and insect issues and how to control them. Can quality fruit be grown without a good spray schedule?

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This presentation is sponsored by

The Orchard in South Sioux City