Wed 10 Mar 2021
09:30 - 15:30
Does your fruit growing usually go pear-shaped? This short course will cover the essentials and will help you to choose your fruit and then plant and grow them successfully with tips to guide you along your journey.
You will learn about the requirements of site selection and the building of soils to successfully grow your fruit in. The cultivation of orchards and soft fruit will be discussed, with management and sustainability addressed in detail. A full timetable will be provided in the first session, when flexibility about the choice of fruits and the final focus of the course can be negotiated.