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3 new classes added so can choose from 15 in the year, these classes all come with full Notes and we will tour the collection of over 1000 fruiting varieties here to assist with learning the skills to manage your own trees using Organic and Biodynamic methods so NO chemical use needed, most management of weeds, pests are done by the system reducing 90% of the workload By Design.
Classes are suitable for Beginners, seasoned growers and for those who have completed a PDC somewhere in the world this can add real skills to fit with what you have learnt already.
Any class can be done for $95 each with class times 10-4pm onsite in Monbulk, we also have special deals so if you pay up front for 4 classes you get the 5th one free, (we let you upgrade after one single class too) you can also upgrade to the certificate level with a second set of 5 classes, once you have completed any 10 from the 13 fruit classes offered you will receive a certificate of Organic Orchard Management, or if you have a PDC this becomes an Advanced PDC level 3.
Email Peter at firstname.lastname@example.org for a form to enrol & questions or call/text 0418 665 880
How to propagate Rootstocks NEW 2019
Learn how to propagate rootstocks for at home or commercially for apple, pear, cherry, plum & many more
Date: Sun 13th Sep 2020
Critical care of fruiting trees
Why is this month the most critical for watering, what to do to prepare for good fruit & bud set this season and the next, the importance of swales. Pest management for fruit trees
Date: Sun 11th Oct 2020
Crop protection with nets and Organic control of pests IPM
How to design and build your own netted enclosure, these are fox, bat, possum, rabbit & bird proof, even in NSW we have designed one to be Goanna proof. see why they are also great for self-managed systems reducing the workload enormously
Date TBA for 2020
Cider varieties and other fruit
What varieties & rootstocks to use and how to maintain these, how to layout the Cidery for an effective operation.
Date : Sun Dec 2020