Grafting is a practical skill that every fruit grower needs if they want to grow their own trees or make their fruit trees more useful.
Making money from your fruit trees is easier than you think – and can also be a great way to help your community.
Mulching under fruit trees is not as good as living understory, but has its place for young trees, or for mature trees if done correctly.
Organic growing is better for your health, the planet, and your pocket, as long-term studies by the Rodale institute have shown.
Answers to your pruning FAQ, like whether it’s OK to prune your fruit trees in spring, and should you remove wood in the centre of the tree?
Spraying your trees in spring – at the right time and for the right reasons – can make a big difference to whether you get a crop or not.
Animals and fruit trees go well together if you can figure out how to enjoy the benefits without the animals doing too much damage.
Planting fruit trees is important work, even though it may just feel like a hobby to you. Throughout July we sell fruit trees from the farm through our other business Carr's Organic Fruit Tree Nursery. The days are full of conversations about people's plans for their...
Learn how to use a technique called renovation pruning to turn unpruned and out-of-control monster fruit trees into productive trees.
Learning how to avoid leaf curl is all in the timing. The key time to pay attention is very early spring, earlier than you think!
Earwigs can do terrible damage to stone fruit crops, but they’re also useful. It’s better to protect your fruit rather than eradicate them.
Pruning apple trees takes a little more specialist knowledge than other fruit types, but your trees will reward you with ample crops.