Saturday April 22nd Topics
Cutting - rooting hardwoods, softwoods, and root cuttings
Layering - including stool beds and air layering
Seeds - storage, stratification, scarification, germination techniques, and planting
Building propagation structures - make your heat mats, mist systems, air prune beds, mini hoop houses, and row cover setup
Soil - how we maintain fertility and structure, making compost, making bio char, and soil biology
Sunday April 23rd Topics
Grafting - whip and tongue graft, cleft graft, bud grafts, and after care of grafts. Participants will be making their own grafts and will be able to take a few home. Grafting will be a majority of Sunday's work.
Potting - making potting soil and potting
Planting - establishing trees and perennials in the landscape
Plant specifics - covering individual trees, shrubs, and perennials with specific needs
Note: Topics from Saturday may spill over into Sunday
Please Preregister online or by phone.
This workshop is open to everyone. Please contact Twisted Tree Farm to discuss work trade and reduced fee options. Free camping is available and bring lunch.
2 Day Workshop Fee: $200, 1 Day Workshop Fee: $100
Twisted Tree Farm
279 Washburn Road
Spencer, NY 14883