Get Ready to Copper!

If you blink you’ll miss it! The early plums are on the move, brewing up another batch of blossom (isnt it the sweetest thing?). It’s a sign for those of you pondering copper sprays to clean out your backpack sprayer and get ready, your moment is nigh.

April in the Orchard

Autumn marks the beginning of dormant sprays. So clean your backpack sprayer out and get ready to copper if your stonefruit had bacterial infections (cankers, oozing sap, cracks in bark, yellowing leaves followed by premature leaf fall) or leaf curl. Do this at leaf fall. Two of my apples had black spot so I’ll do […]