Fear and suspicion of insects

Almost every week, one of our Grow Great Fruit members gets in touch saying something along the lines of “help, there’s a bug on my fruit tree!” Back before we were certified organic we took a different approach to insects, treating them mostly with...

How can you tell if your trees are healthy?

If all is going well with your trees this spring, you should be seeing growth like this on your trees: New spring growth on an apple tree This time of year we like (and expect) to see a flush of strong, healthy new growth in our trees, particularly on young trees....