December 11th Apple Orchard Planting & Care CRAFT Workshop

Experienced orchardist, Spencer Morris will discuss his strategy for planting apple trees at this site. Hear how fruit trees are grafted and Spencer’s approach to nursery production.  Participants will plant apple trees, learn how to dig a hole, support, rodent-proof and otherwise provide for successful tree production.

applesSpencer Morris has managed apple orchards for over 10 years.  Long Lane Orchard has 450 dwarf and semi-dwarf apple trees per acre.

December 11, 10:00 am at Long Lane Orchard.  76 Long Lane, Warren RI 02885

Dress for weather and bring a shovel.

‘No-Till’ Intensive Vegetable Production Growers’ Workshop

untitledLearn techniques for intensive growing vegetables using organic no-till practices from Bryan O’Hara, NOFA Organic Farmer of the Year and owner of Tobacco Road Farm in Connecticut. During this day long workshop Bryan will provide concise details for practical and cohesive methods for increasing yield,, extending the season and growing fresh greens, herbs and more year round.

Workshop is from 10 am  to 4:00 pm on Sunday , December 4th at the South Kingstown Land Trust Barn in South Kingston, Rhode Island. A lovely site to enjoy the workshop and plan new methods for a bountiful harvest.

Lunch will be potluck, so bring some to share!

Join us and learn! Register on our event page for Dec. 4th Bryan O’Hara Workshop!

Questions? Contact Ben Torpey at btorpey@gmail.com