Root­stock pro­vided

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Graft­ing& Prun­ing Heir­loom Ap­ples Michael Phillips of Lost Na­tion Or­chard and well known au­thor “Guide for the Or­ganic Or­chardist” re­turns to the Old Stone House Mu­seum by pop­u­lar re­quest. Michael in­vites you to learn from his long ex­pe­ri­ence as an or­ganic ap­ple grower and gives sci­en­tific ba­sics you will need. Prac­tice prun­ing and bench graft­ing.

Choose scion wood from a va­ri­ety of heir­loom va­ri­eties. Hardy root­stock is pro­vided. Take home your own 2 grafted trees and lots of prac­ti­cal knowl­edge.

April 14th, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Old Stone House Mu­seum. Pre­Reg­is­tra­tion on­line by April 12 or Call 802-754-2022. Please note that there is a fee to par­tic­i­pate.

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