10 excellent reasons to grow pears

10 excellent reasons to grow pears

Learn how easy it is to grow pears. They’re easy to look after, don’t mind a wet spot in your garden, and are fabulously healthy to eat.

How to grow apples — the organic way

How to grow apples — the organic way

Our family has been growing apples for a long time. Going back to Katie’s grandparents, we’ve planted literally thousands of apple trees over several generations. Every tree we’ve planted has been grown and grafted by us. We’ve pruned hundreds...
Grafting citrus – ouch!

Grafting citrus – ouch!

Grafting citrus is a great way to change varieties or create a new tree, as long as you can avoid those potentially painful prickles.

Time to bud graft…

Time to bud graft…

A little bit Frankenstein, a little bit God – bud grafting fruit trees in the nursery is the best way to create edible multi-graft monsters.