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Fruit Tree Seminar


Hollybrook Orchards horticulturalist, Don Ward will present a short seminar at Achille Agway of Brattleboro Saturday, April 22nd at 10am for the home orchard enthusiast. The seminar is designed to encourage the planting of fruit trees and shrubs around the home and yard. Topics will include planting, pruning, fertilizing, selecting pollinators as well as a discussion on fruit diseases and pests. Opportunity to ask questions will follow.

Don has worked in the horticulture industry throughout New England and New York for over 30 years. He grew up in working with his family's garden center in western Massachusetts and studied environmental biology and botany at University of Maine.