Online Course Library
Fruit Tree Care for Animal Lovers
Animal helpers for fruit trees
If you love animals and love growing your own fruit, this course is for you. Discover how your pets or farm animals can enjoy life more while helping you with the fruit trees.
$9.00 incl. GST
Animals have an important role to play in the environment, and many people who grow their own food also have much-loved pets and farm animals.
Small-scale producers have used animals with their fruit trees for centuries, but these days the focus is usually on keeping animals away from fruit trees.
In fact, your animals can become valued partners in your garden. They recycle nutrients, clean up pests and reduce waste—plus, they do the mowing! However, choosing the right animals for your situation is key to success.
This course guides you through the pros and cons of including various animals and helps you figure out which wilI suit you best.
What’s included in this course:
- Unit 1: Do you have a weed problem, or an animal deficiency (article)
- Unit 2: Write an animal plan for your garden (activity)