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Budding & Grafting
09/01/15 To 09/01/15
Budding is a type of grafting and is a propagation technique used by plant and fruit producers to put desirable trees on hardy roots. Budding can also be practiced by the home gardener and can be a source of pleasure, satisfaction, and usefulness to the hobbyist. In this fun and hands-on workshop, each participant will receive two apple root stock and fruit scion wood to bud together and take home to grow. Apple wood will be used in this course, however, the techniques described will work for many fruit and ornamental plants. Please join us for this fun, hands-on workshop and learn the technique of budding. For questions please contact Mike Caron 801-768-4919.
1:00pm to 3:00pm or 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Instructor: Mike Caron, USU Extension Horticulturist Cost: $20 (10% off for Thanksgiving Point members)
Instructor: Michael Caron, USU Extension Horticulturist Cost:$40(10% off for Thanksgiving Point Members)
Classes & Dates:
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 6:30-8:30pm and Tuesday, September 15, 2015 6:30-8:30pm and Tuesday, September 22, 2015 6:30-8:30pm
You need to be thinking now about bee keeping for next summer. We are offering a 3-week course that will include how to get started, where to purchase the equipment needed, how to order bees and hives, or how to build your own.
Michael Caron, USU Extension Horticulturist Cost:$40(10% off for Thanksgiving Point Members)