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

California Dreaming

Posted by John Kring on Feb 10th 2019

Our customers from California are calling Maple Valley Orchards asking when we’re going to ship their heirloom apple scionwood so they can start grafting.  In Wisconsin, we’re dreaming of spri … read more

When the Dog Whines

Posted by John Kring on Feb 5th 2019

Cutting scionwood last weekend was a lesson in extremes.  On Saturday, we cut apple scionwood at the Gillett orchard.  It was in the 20’s, calm, and cloudy.  We cut scionwood on row … read more