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Early March Update: Nearly Wrapped up with Pruning

It has been a few weeks and a March update is due. Continued pruning took us through the entire month of February.  The weather was exceptionally good with the month’s temperatures as one of the warmest in local record keeping.  Pruning … Continue reading

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Warm Winter Weather and Pruning

Ground Hog’s Day has come and gone and according to the predictions we are anticipating another six weeks of winter.  We have had several periods of single digit temperatures but overall this winter has been more mild than most with warm temperatures.    Don’t … Continue reading

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Cold Weather and Snow

A winter storm moved through this area this past weekend leaving behind five inches of snow and plummeting temperatures.  Subzero readings are predicted for this week.  Up until this recent storm, our winter season was relatively mild with little snow, mostly … Continue reading

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Summer Rains, Cool Temperatures and Delayed Harvest

Gingergold Apples have not ripened as soon as we had hoped.  Looking like we are about seven days behind our usual picking schedule.  There is no need to be concerned.  This delay in harvest is due to milder temperatures experienced this … Continue reading

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Mid-April Update: Preliminary Crop Assessment from Cold Winter

New trees arrived from the nursery on the first day of April and nothing more uplifting than tree planting.  There’s a good feeling of being one with nature when we plant the new tree stock.  Rainfall was plentiful just before the planting took place but … Continue reading

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