You are invited to a Zoom Virtual Class: Learn to Graft with MORP!
When: Apr 9, 2022 10:00 AM Mountain Time (US and Canada)
Join Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project (MORP) to learn the valuable skill of grafting apple trees. Jude Schuenemeyer will demonstrate whip and tongue grafting technique, followed by Q & A. Register in advance for this free class.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the virtual class.You are invited to bring grafting supplies to this virtual class and follow along (grafting knife, bands, wax or parafilm, rootstock, scion, sharpie, tag).
A basic kit is available at https://www.fedcoseeds.com/ogs/grafting-kits-8971
Purchase rootstock from CopenHavenFarm: https://www.copenhavenfarms.com/apple-descriptions
Our friends at Big Horse Creek have good instructions on how to collect scion: http://bighorsecreekfarm.com/collecting-scionwood/
Free Heritage Orchard webinar series presented by the University of Idaho. Register at this link: https://www.uidaho.edu/cals/sandpoint-organic-agriculture-center/conference
Join MORP on March 16 — Fruit RegisTREE and Cultivar Databases: Mapping and Cataloging Heirloom Cultivars
Speakers: Jude Schuenemeyer, Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project and Cameron Peace, Washington State University
Moderator: Richard Uhlmann, The Lost Apple Project
The monthly series began in October 2021 and continues through March 2021, every 3rd WED at 11 am MT, with topics ranging from conservation to preventing disease of varieties. Tune into the Zoom webinars by registering today. You will be able to submit questions through a moderator to be directed to the speaker during the Q&A session at the end of the presentation. All webinars will be recorded and available for viewing following the live presentations.
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