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Early Spring Orchard Care Tips

Happy Spring, Fellow Orchardists! With the past few weeks of balmy rain and bud and flower break, we wanted to remind you of some early spring tips for tending to… Read More

Powdery Mildew

Powdery mildew is a very common fungal disease on several types of plants. Different species of the mildew have different host plants. Apples and pears are… Read More

Cedar Apple Rust

Cedar Apple Rust (CAR) is a fungal disease that attacks apples. It mainly occurs in North America in areas east of the Rocky Mountains. This fungus… Read More

Neem Oil Sprays

Neem Oil is a vegetable oil derived from the neem tree (Azadirachta indica), native to India. The traditional uses of the neem tree are countless,… Read More

Brown Rot on Stone Fruits

What is brown rot?  Brown rot is a common fungal disease (Monilinia fructicola) that affects trees in the “stone fruit” category such as peaches, nectarines,… Read More