We’ve got a new YouTube video for you on Pruning Fruit Trees. There are so many details about pruning specific trees, but before all of that, you need to know the basics. Watch our latest video with guest Jessika Mitchell to learn the proper way to prune a fruit tree. You’ll learn about best practices (like disinfecting your tools before and after pruning), find out what to look for when making pruning cuts, and discover how to know what to remove from a healthy fruit tree.
So don’t forget:
- Dead, diseased and disorderly
- Prune in stages – take breaks
- Clean your tools
- View your work from all sides
- Learn more about your specific tree varieties to know what to keep and what to prune.
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