In The Orchard Today, Ep. 11; About the Farms

How many trees do we have per acre? A very common question we get here, at the Green Valley Pecan Company is how many trees do we have? In Arizona we have three farms, we have the Continental farm which is planted primarily to Western Schlie where we have about twelve to twenty four trees […]

Musgrave Orchard | Earth Eats | The Weekly Special

LET’S TAKE A LISTEN TO THAT. >>OKAY. >>MY NAME IS ANDY HAMILTON, AND I AM THE OWNER/OPERATOR OF I AM THE OWNER/OPERATOR OF MUSGRAVE ORCHARD. MUSGRAVE ORCHARD. THIS IS AN 80-YEAR-OLD APPLE THIS IS AN 80-YEAR-OLD APPLE ORCHARD. ORCHARD. I ACTUALLY BOUGHT THE ORCHARD I ACTUALLY BOUGHT THE ORCHARD FROM THE MUSGRAVE FAMILY 10 FROM […]

Efforts continue to improve Jagou Plantation

*BREAK *) *Brenda* AN UPDATE ON A STORY YOU FIRST SAW ON LOCAL 23. THE BROWNSVILLE PUBLIC UTILITIES BOARD IS IN THE PROCESS OF CONDUCTING TESTS AT THE JAGOU PLANTATION. RIGHT NOW, THE SITE IS HOME TO THE LAST REMAINING MONTEZUMA CYPRESS TREES IN THE UNITED STATES. A MOVEMENT CURRENTLY UNDERWAY TO RESTORE THE NATURAL […]

Orchard Planting Day at University of Iowa

Students, University staff, and community members were hard at work Friday and Saturday as they planted a new orchard. What was once parceled land is now an orchard home to 39 young fruit and nut tree species. The trees will start to bear fruit in about 4 to 5 years. University of Iowa gardeners and […]

New GE Tree Concepts Would Exacerbate Impacts of Tree Plantations

one of the presentations that was really interesting was about work to modify trees so they’ll grow close more closely together if there’s work to modify the branching of trees basically so the trees grow vertically rather than horizontally so they can pack more trees in per hectare if they’re successful with that it’s going […]

:0301: بڑے درخت کی محفوظ پیوند کاری / Grafting a Big Tree Safely

May peace be with you. It is 31st of August today. I am in my neighbour’s garden. This part of the garden was full of big trees. Recently some trees have been taken out. These three are left behind. Two varieties of apple trees and a pear tree. As it was surrounded by big trees, […]

PP&R How to Measure Trees

Welcome from Portland Parks & Recreation Urban Forestry. This video will teach you how to accurately measure a using common household items. You will need: a measuring tape, a thumb tack, a piece of string, a marker, and a calculator. The standard way to measure a tree is “diameter at breast height” or DBH. DBH […]

Tree Update Episode 16

Welcome to tree update no. 16, coming to you from an island in Southeast Asia, where this little fruit has transformed an entire landscape. Not all trees, and particularly not all trees systems are good for wildlife to live. The global demand for palm oil has changed much of Indonesia into one large monoculture palm […]

Tree Update Episode 13

Dear Ecosians, welcome to this tree update and this time we are in Senegal in a forest garden. Before I speak about what we do here in Senegal, we’re going to cross the Atlantic ocean to Brazil. We were there a year ago and we were meeting some of the greatest reforestation and restoration organisations […]