Tag Archives: Fruit Tree Care

Fruit Tree Care Practice For New Trainees

Springtime is the Time for Pruning It’s springtime in Ben Nobleman Park and fruit tree care is our first priority. Our pollinator garden doesn’t need much care yet, but early spring is the pivotal time for dormant fruit tree pruning. At this … Continue reading

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Elmbank Students Visit Ben Nobleman Community Orchard

Twenty seven teenage girls from Elmbank Middle School at Finch Avenue West at Martin Grove learned about making compost tea and apple sauce during an educational event in Ben Nobleman Park community orchard. The girls ate the apple sauce…but the … Continue reading

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The Happy Hoers (and mulchers)

Some folks pay $90 a month for a gym membership. Why waste the money when you can come to Ben Nobleman Park on a weekend morning and do some hoeing, mulching, weeding, weed bag shlepping, and other fitness activities?  Working … Continue reading

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