Spring Tree Planting and Pruning Workshop

    March 23, 2018
    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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    Extension Office - Lewis & Clark County Fairgrounds
    98 W. Cluster Ave.
    Helena, MT 59602

    2018 Spring Tree Planting and Pruning Workshop

    Date: Friday, March 23, 2018
    Time: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Location: Extension office located on the Lewis & Clark County Fairgrounds

    The workshop will be divided into a morning and afternoon session. Lunch will be provided. The morning session will discuss and demonstrate planting techniques focusing on bareroot and containerized trees. We will also discuss planting strategies for challenging locations and difficult soils; structural pruning of young trees will also be covered in the morning session. The afternoon will be a discussion and demonstration on pruning fruit trees. We will discuss pruning techniques for different species and different rootstocks. We will also demonstrate pruning on a high density apple production system. Approved for 3.5 ISA Certified Arborist credits.

    If you have any questions contact the Extension Office, 447-8350 or email bsarchet@montana.edu.

    Click here to register.