Introduction to Grafting Workshops

Demonstration of Techniques

It is proposed to hold a series of workshops again on grafting after the great attendance last year. Participants will receive, in September, 3 apple root stocks to which they will be able to graft their own scion wood or scion wood will be made available.

Workshop 1

Introduction to grafting; description of various methods; demonstration of techniques.
Date: Wednesday, July 25th 2018
Time: 7:00pm – 9pm
Venue: Presbyterian Hall, corner State Highway 2 and Mulgan St, Katikati

Workshop 2

Hands on practical session.
DateWed, August 22nd 2018
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Venue: Presbyterian Hall, corner State Highway 2 and Mulgan St, Katikati 

Workshop 3

Grafting Workshop and Field Visit
WhenSun, September 9th 2018
Time: 1pm – 3pm
Hosts: Jean Marc and Keryn,  Work Road, Aongatete
This field day will double as the final session of the grafting workshops, and there will be a garden tour of a tidy garden orchard. Could also serve as a social event to meet lots of our new members, with a BBQ instead of afternoon tea.

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