Fruit tree pruning

Asked February 8, 2015, 6:06 PM EST

I heard that you folks are offering a fruit tree pruning class given by Terry (sp) on a Saturday in February. Can I get details? Thank you! Rocky Rawstern

Jackson County Oregon pruning horticulture

1 Response

"Fruit Tree Pruning" with Terry Helfrich is scheduled for February 14, this coming Saturday. There is a $15 fee for the class, unless you are a current member of the Master Gardener Association or a current MG class member. You must preregister for this class by contacting the Extension Office at 541-776-7371. According to the prress release: "The emphasis of this class will be growing fruit trees in the home garden, especially how, when and where to prune. Selection of trees and planting site, ttree structure, planting requirements, spacing, tree training will also be discussed. The class will conclude with an outdoor demonstration in pruning so dress for the weather." The class is held at the OSU Extension auditorium at 569 Hanley Road (Hiway 238), Central Point.