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SSFS Workshop: Fruit Tree Pruning at Harmony Farm Preserve

Looking to improve your knowledge of fruit tree pruning? Join Capitol Land Trust and the South Sound Fruit Society for a fruit tree pruning workshop at Harmony Farm Preserve. We will begin with a tour of the site followed by a training on … Continue reading

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SSFS Nov 2018 Meeting: Maple Syrup and Apple Cider

Peg Amandes will talk about making maple syrup from our native Big Leaf Maples and other trees growing in the Pacific Northwest. Brian Williams will talk about the basics of brewing hard cider at home. There are many apples this … Continue reading

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Oct 2018 SSFS Meeting : Preserving the Harvest

The October 2018 South Sound Fruit  Meeting topic is Preserving the Harvest by Peg Amandes and Francesca Ritson. They will talk about different methods of food preservation, different fruits that grow in the area and much more. It will be … Continue reading

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Sept 2018 SSFS Meeting: Apple Identification

Sept 2018 South Sound Fruit Society Meeting Jean Williams is speaking at the  meeting on Sept 4th on Apple Identification. Bring your apples so we can admire and taste. The meeting is at Grub, 2016 Elliott Ave, NW, Olympia, at … Continue reading

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August 2018 Meeting: Irrigation

South Sound Fruit Society Members and Friends, The meeting on August 7th is going to be David Muehleisen, PhD, Evergreen Faculty member and Farm Coordinator, talking about irrigation: Being Water Wise in Your Home Orchard. The meeting is at Grub, … Continue reading

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Scion wood at Grafting Workshop 2018

SSFS Partial Scion List 2018   Apples Akane American Beauty Ashmead’s Kernel Baldwin Belle De Boskoop Bramely Seedling Brown Snout Brushy Mountain Limbertwig Bulmer’s Norman Campfield Cap of Liberty Chehalis Chestnut Crab Claygate Pearmain Cox Orange Pippen Crow Egg – … Continue reading

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PFC 3/3/2018 – Spring Grafting Show

Peninsula Fruit Club’s Spring Grafting Show Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 10:00AM-4:00PM PST West Side Improvement Club 4109 W E St, Bremerton, Washington 98312 Learn how to graft and make your own fruit tree, or have one of our members … Continue reading

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SSFS 2/6/2018 – Native Pollinators & Orchard Bees

The South Sound Fruit Society Feb 2018 meeting is on Native Pollinators and Orchard Bees, a lecture by Glen Buschmann. The meeting is on Feb 6th, 7-9PM at the Grub Farmhouse, 2016 Eliott Ave, NW, Olympia, WA.

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SSFS 1/14/18 – Fruit Tree Pruning

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SSFS Dec 2017 Mtg: Potluck and Raffle

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