Grow and Maintain Your Own Apple Trees
Saturday, October 12, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Growing apples in your own yard can be a flavorful, crunch-filled joy. Learn which varieties perform the best, from Wealthy to Honeycrisp, and why dwarf trees are the best choice for home gardeners. Discover how to properly plant and prune your trees and how to control pests using organic techniques. You'll take a tour of the University of Minnesota's
own orchard, where the first Honeycrisp still produces fruit! Take home a few delicious examples of Minnesota-hardy varieties.
Horticulture Research Center