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  • Winter pruning apples

    Pruning orchards before spring

    NORTHEAST: It is hard to believe that the last of the bins have gone into storage, the air blast sprayer is in the shed for its long winter sleep and the snow is up to my waist in the orchard block near my house. With that said, it’s now time to think about winter pruning. I normally suggest you start pruning with the oldest blocks of apples or latest blooming trees, then try to finish…

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