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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Compost No-nos: What Not to Add to Your Pile

The goal of adding com­post to the fruit gar­den is to ulti­mately pro­vide a healthy and whole­some crop for you and your fam­ily to eat and enjoy. Good qual­ity com­post will pro­vide nour­ish­ment to your berry plants, vines, and fruit trees. When grow­ing edi­ble crops it is impor­tant to use prac­tices that will keep that […]