Pruning Workshops, Chilli Flakes and Easy Spring Prep

Fruitful rewards and freedom from pruning woes! I’ve got you covered with x3 “How to Prune Fruit Tree” workshops this June. The Wellington workshop on June 8th is proving to be most popular – nearly full up! There are x2 workshops at my place – one on 15th June, and the lucky last on 27 […]

Pondering Pruning and New Fruit Trees

Ponder. “To think about something carefully before reaching a conclusion.” Oh, the difference when we ponder! It’s a game-changing state of mind. And it is my gift to you this May – to send you off for a tool-free wander, to ponder your winter’s pruning. Having no tools to hand takes the pressure off, making […]

Have you pruned your fruit trees?

With only a couple of weeks left in the pruning calendar, I want to encourage those of you who haven’t yet, to give your fruit trees a good prune! When you prune you get the very best out of your tree. As simple as that. A fruit tree that towers over your head is a […]

June in the Orchard (…and pondering Food Forests)

Such wonderful synchronicity, as the vegie patch slows down we need to spend some time with our fruit trees. Release and spray Release the base of your trees (mine are still knee high in grass that wont stop growing!) and mulch them. You really don’t need to put your back out (and disturb the animal […]