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Benchgrafting in a Picture

Posted by John Kring on Mar 19th 2019

I was doing some benchgrafting today.  A picture is worth a few benchgrafts or at least one pear benchgraft.

Snowshoes and Scionwood

Posted by John Kring on Mar 10th 2019

We needed to cut more Pewaukee and Tydemans Late Orange scionwood yesterday at the Gillett orchard. The Pewaukee trees are in the west end of the orchard and at the back of the row. The Tydemans Lat … read more

Packing Orders of Scionwood

Posted by John Kring on Mar 3rd 2019

Here's a look at our packing room as we begin to pack orders of heirloom apple scionwood.  We will pack about 40 orders at a time.  Every year we figure out ways to be more efficient in the … read more

Here Comes the Sun

Mar 2nd 2019

Goodbye February 2019!  We don't want to see your snow and cold again for a long time.  Hello March!  Today we're starting the day with some sun and 19 degrees ABOVE zero.  Whoo Ho … read more

Let the Shipping Begin

Posted by John Kring on Feb 24th 2019

This is how we feel to be done cutting heirloom apple scionwood in deep snow.  Shipping begins today. … read more