Fruit Tree Spraying For Dormant Trees

Hi, I’m Tricia a California organic gardener here to offer you some tips on how to help your home orchard thrive! As Ben Franklin said an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, and that is very true in the home orchard. Today I’m going to be applying dormant spray to my newly […]

How to Heel In Bare Root Fruit Trees Before Planting

Hi, I’m Tricia, a California organic gardener. I’m behind the Peaceful Valley Farm and Garden Supply warehouse where we have our bare root container forest! These trees are just waiting to be shipped out and Keith is gonna demonstrate that process. The trees on order are pulled from these labeled bins. The bins are filled […]

Pruning Apple Trees and Pruning Pear Trees

Hi I’m Tricia an organic gardener, I grow organically for a healthy and safe food supply, for a clean and sustainable environment, for an enjoyable and rewarding experience. The fruit trees are dormant so its time to prune. Today I’m going to prune this apple tree using the central leader training system. There are three […]

How to Treat & Prevent Fire Blight in Your Organic Orchard

Hi, I’m Tricia, an organic gardener I grow organically. For healthy and safe food supply. For a clean and sustainable environment. For an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Fire blight is a severe disease that can affect pears, apples, and crabapples. While there’s no real cure for it you can prevent it and I’ll show you […]