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Dormant Pruning – Lecture and Hands-On
February 19, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - February 22, 2014 @ 2:00 pm$35 – $60
Topics covered include the basics of pruning with an emphasis on the techniques and goals of dormant pruning. You’ll learn what issues can be addressed or exacerbated, the physiology of a tree’s response to pruning, along with what to look for when deciding to prune, or not to prune.
Put theory into practice as you work in small groups to prune trees in the orchard during the Saturday Hands-On session. Saturday Hands-On only: Dress for weather and mud; bring gloves, pruners, and saws.
When: Wed. Feb. 19, 2014; 6–9:00pm
Where: WSU Snohomish Cty Ext Cougar Auditorium
600 – 128th St SE, Everett, WA (McCollum Park)
When: Sat. Feb. 22, 2014; 11–2:00pm
Where: Ed’s Apples, 13420 339th Ave SE, Sultan
Cost: $60 per person includes Lecture & Hands-On
$35 per person Lecture only
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- The course provides plenty of opportunities to practice safe, effective pruning technique using a variety of hand tools.