Category Archives: Zone 4

Grafting Fruit Trees

This is the third year I’ve tried my hand at grafting.  My success rate is about 1 out 25, so certainly don’t take my advice as expert.  A few years ago my neighbor Al gave me a jar of pruning … Continue reading

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Maple Syruping

Yesterday (3/8/14) we finished tapping.   We’ve got 45 buckets on over 50 taps.  Now we just have to wait until the weather cooperates.  Today was a perfect sap running day- sunny with temps in the 40’s, but it’s going … Continue reading

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