SSFS 11/7/17 – Fruit Harvest & Storage

Next South Sound Fruit Society Meeting: 
Tues., Nov 7th, 2017
7PM to 9PM
at the Grub Farmhouse
2016 Elliott Ave, NW, Olympia, Wa 98502

“Fruit Harvest and Storage”
by Randy Lee

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SSFS 10/3/2017 – The Fall Orchard

Next SSFS meeting:   The Fall Orchard

7-9 Oct 3, 2017 

Ian Stoner will be talking about work in the Fall Orchard

Grub Farmhouse
2016 Elliott Ave, NW
Olympia, 98502

 

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SSFS 3/18/17 – Grafting Workshop and Scion Exchange

Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 10 to 2 the South Sound Fruit Society is holding a fruit tree grafting demonstration, rootstock sale ($3) and scion wood sale ($1). SSFS members will be there to assist in making grafts. You can bring your own tree cutting to propagate.

The workshop will be at the EastSide Farm and Garden Center, 2326 4th Ave E., Olympia.

For info you can email us at: ssfsoly@gmail.com

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SSFS 9/6/2016 Meeting : Soil Test Analysis

Dave Nygard of the Thurston County Soil Conservation District will talk about soil tests and help us understand the soil test analysis results.

The meeting is at the Eastside Farm and Garden, 2326 4th Ave E., Olympia

on Tuesday Sept 6th, 2016 7 – 8 PM

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SSFS 8/2/2016 – Growing Grapes and Making Wine

The August 2nd South Sound Fruit Society meeting will be on growing grapes and making wine. The speaker will be Mike Lempriere of Perennial Vintners on Bainbridge Island. The talk will be at 7PM at the Eastside Farm and Garden Center, 2326 4th Ave E., Olympia, 98506.

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SSFS 5/16/2016 – Apple and Pear Tree Espaliers

Jean Williams will discuss growing fruit on an espalier: kinds of support structures, how to prune, and pictures of how the different designs grow. She has a Belgian fence with 60 different kinds of apples on it and over 400 apples and pears in her orchard.

The meeting will be at the Eastside Urban Farm and Garden Center, 2326 4th Ave E, Olympia, 98506 at 7 PM.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SouthSoundFruitSociety

And web site: http://southsoundfruitsociety.org

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