Fruit tree pruning demonstrations are Saturday
It's fruit tree pruning season and the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension of Yavapai County is offering a free deciduous fruit tree pruning demonstrations conducted by Extension Agent Jeff Schalau.
Learn why, when and how to prune your backyard fruit trees.
Demonstrations will cover apples, pears, plums, peaches, nectarines, cherries and more. Fertilization, irrigation and fruit thinning will also be discussed.
The demonstration will be on March 15, at 10 a.m., at the McLandress Orchard, 850 S. Maricopa Street in Chino Valley. It is not necessary to register.
Signs will be posted to help participants find the location. Call 928-445-6590 ext. 224 for more information.