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Posts Tagged ‘fruit trees’

See the wood for the trees!

November 11th, 2010 by Heidi

Last week we squeezed in a trip to Montreal to pick up our latest order from the Green Barn Nursery.


A delightfully fruity day!

June 17th, 2010 by Heidi

As I might have mentioned before I love fruit trees and for my birthday Steve got me a lovely Meyer lemon tree from the Green Barn Nursery. Well yesterday we went on an adventure to Montreal and returned with amongst other things 6 fruit trees!


Seeing the light

March 12th, 2010 by Steve

This year we are determined to get a good crop of apples from our mature trees.


Gifts that keep on giving!

December 7th, 2009 by Heidi

We have made a lot of changes over the last few years for a number of reasons, many because of the change of lifestyle required by our decision for me to stay home and mind the farm. Many because of our desire to lessen our ‘footprint’ on the world. And of course you can’t discount the difference emigrating makes!


Tree Pruning

May 4th, 2009 by Steve

Tree pruning is something we knew we needed to understand. Last year our apples trees flowered and produced some fruit. Unfortunately, none of the fruit was that big and the fruit was done, and on the ground early in the year and not when we expected – the fall.