Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

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Saturday, March 07, 2020
10:00am - 1:00pm
Mill Pond Conservation Area
Mill Pond Conservation Area
60 Reed Rd.
Westport, MA 02790

Join Westport Land Conservation Trust (WLCT) for an introductory workshop on winter fruit tree management at the Mill Pond Conservation Area micro-orchard.

Opened in 2015, the Mill Pond Conservation Area micro-orchard and garden park is an experiment in cultivating an all-organic, edible landscape. Designed by Westport resident and 2010 National Olmsted Scholar Emily Vogler, the garden park is an intersection of Westport’s agricultural heritage and modern-day foraging that encourages visitors to ask the question: “should I eat this?”.

Please register by email at the address below. Space is limited to ten participants. Participants are encouraged to bring a sharp pair of hand clippers if they wish to take part in the pruning.

Cost: Free

For more information:
Phone: (508) 636-9228
Category: Westport Land Conservation Trust
Hosted By: Westport Land Conservation Trust
Free Event

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