Category Archive: Orchards

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Aug 16

How to Water a Tree Sapling for Guaranteed Survival

This method of how to water a tree sapling for guaranteed survival when establishing your homestead orchard is simple and frugal. A small slow stream of water trickled upon the tree sapling twice a day gives the ground time to absorb the water and not run off is the trick. Good nourished soil is also …

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Jun 22

Jabuticaba Tree that Amazingly Bears Fruits on its Trunk

Jabuticaba Tree that Amazingly Bears Fruits on its Trunk The Jabuticaba Tree is an amazing Brazilian grape tree that bears thousands of fruits on its trunk and is found in the south of Brazil. With the help of constant watering by humans, this grape tree can bear fresh fruit year round. The fruit is used …

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May 31

How To Grow An Apple Seed Into An Tree

How To Grow An Apple Seed Into An Tree This step by step tutorial of how to grow an apple seed into a apple tree is a frugal way to create renewal food source on your own homestead. You can live in an urban, suburban or rural homestead an enjoy fresh crisp sweet apples from …

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Mar 21

Pruning Your Fruit Trees

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If you have fruit trees they need pruning sometimes. Pruning is necessary for good fruit development. If left unpruned the tree will not produce much fruit and the fruit it does produce will be only around the top where the sunlight reaches. To learn how to prune your fruit tress to keep it healthy and …

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Jan 07

Chestnuts Return to America – Food for Humans & Animals

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NW Food News website shares the bountiful harvest of the chestnut tree. In the 1930′s – 1940′s America lost up to 4 billion native chestnut trees who fell victim to a blight but through a generations of dedicated arboriculturists that have replanted the Chestnut tree are we able to enjoy this delicious nut today. Chestnuts …

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Jan 01

Strategies For Grafting Fruit Trees – Grow Multiple Type of Fruit on One Tree

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Small Kitchen Garden website shares different strategies for grafting fruit trees so that you can grow more than one type of varieties of fruit on one tree. This is an amazing way to have a larger variety of fruits that can be freshly picked and enjoyed by your family without having to plant a huge …

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