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Fruit Tree Mulching Day in Ben Nobleman Park

After three days of rain and more to come, the volunteers of the Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard were surprised to have a beautiful, dry morning for our stewardship day. And with a yard of beautiful quality compost from Pick-A-Mix to distribute … Continue reading

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Pruning Apple Trees in Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard

  Pruning apple trees can be very similar to pruning any type of fruit tree in terms of fruit tree structure – but when it comes to timing, apple trees may have their own needs. And so, when three key … Continue reading

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Emerald Ash Borer In Our Park

Death of a Native Tree This year, sadly, Ben Nobleman Park became a statistic as the notorious Emerald Ash Borer killed of one of our native ash trees. During the growing season the Ben Nobleman Park Community Orchard volunteers spend hours each month … Continue reading

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