Stella Otto: The Backyard Fruit Gardener

Today's Tip: Mow vegetation short around the base of fruit trees and bushes to reduce winter habitat for rodents.

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Recipe for a Fall Fruit Harvest

Black­ber­ries seem to be the fruit that bridges the har­vest from the end of sum­mer to the entrance of fall. It’s always tempt­ing to pick these glis­ten­ing dark jew­els before they are quite ripe. Their bright shiny appear­ance and large size just calls out to be plucked. Of course you can pick them, but they […]