WHAT’S GOING ON IN THE FOREST? This was a pretty cool tree we got to prune near Rondout in Ulster County. It was one of the largest trees we’ve done. Some time ago, it was “let go” & sprouted some large branches or “suckers.” These “suckers” shaded out the lowerContinue Reading

WHAT’S GOING ON IN THE FOREST? We’re deep into the middle of the Apple Tree Pruning season. Last weekend, I was given the opportunity to restore some really old apple trees. When I walked up to them, they resembled one large “chia pet” of limbs and branches. But, somewhere insideContinue Reading

WHAT’S GOING ON IN THE FOREST? Been inspecting some of the member’s apple trees that CFA grafted during April & May. One of them was loaded with flowers which is pretty unusual. Let’s just hope they put on a foot or more of growth before the dormant season. May theContinue Reading