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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Peach Leaf Curl — Control it Now!

It seems an unlikely time to be spray­ing fruit trees — late fall, as the trees go dor­mant. For Peach Leaf Curl it is the ideal time to pre­vent its occur­rence next spring. It is espe­cially impor­tant to take pre­ven­tive mea­sures if your trees were infected this past grow­ing sea­son. This is one dis­ease for […]