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Organic Pest & Disease Management for Orchards

Join the WSU Extension Tree Fruit Team on March 14th & 15th for an Organic Pest and Disease Management Fruit School. This event will delve deep into the ecology, biology and tools for successful organic orchard pest and disease management with presentations, discussions, hands-on activities and demonstrations. 119 more words

The Orchardist by Amanda Coplin

The Orchardist is Amanda Coplin’s debut novel,  set in the American West, and spanning the late 19th through the 20th century. 255 more words

Adults - Fiction

Why do they have honey bee hives at the end of each row in almond orchards and where do they come from?

Why do they have honey bee hives at the end of each row in almond orchards and where do they come from?

As were cruising along through orchard country on one of our trips, we noticed another curious thing (at least we thought so 😉). 515 more words

Orchards

We love our Apple Verjuice

Verjuice was certainly widely used across Europe by the Romans (and may have been used prior to this) and its use persisted as a cooking ingredient throughout the Middle Ages. 168 more words

Orchards

Bumbleberry Pie

Bumbleberry Pie | Lyman Orchards | Middlefield, CT

But what is Bumbleberry pie? In simpler terms, it’s basically a mixed berry pie (raspberry, blueberry, blackberries) that sometimes includes apples and rhubarb. 158 more words

Winter windfalls

Adrift in the North Downs, the small village of Eastling sleeps in the early morning sun. The great yews bury much of the churchyard in deep-frozen shade. 631 more words

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