Apple Tree Pruning Workshop

Apple Tree Pruning Workshop

& MAEAP Phase I Event

February 15, 2020

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Boys and Girls Club at Bay Mills

12099 W Lakeshore Dr, Brimley, MI 49715

Chippewa County




1:00        MAEAP Programs: MAEAP & FAP                                              Jen Parks, CLMCD MAEAP Technician

  • Nutrients & fertilizing your apple trees                                   Jim Isleib, MSU Extension Crop Production Educator
  • Controlling insects and diseases                                                Dylan Parker, CLMCD FAP Forester
  • Site selection, soil considerations and drainage
  • Tree varieties, hardiness, fruit maturity
  • Pruning and training young trees
  • Tools

2:00        Tree pruning demonstration at the Ojibwe Charter School apple orchard

3:00        Wrap up and close

For more information and to register, contact Jennifer Parks,  906-632-9611 X 109.