Productive Orcharding: Modern Methods Of Growing And Marketing Fruit

$32.95

SKU: 9781163786802
Author: Sears, Fred C
Publication Date: 09/10/2010
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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Description

Productive Orcharding: Modern Methods of Growing and Marketing Fruit is a comprehensive guide to successful fruit farming written by Fred C. Sears. The book covers all aspects of orchard management, from selecting the right site and soil to choosing the best fruit varieties and planting techniques. It also provides detailed information on how to care for fruit trees throughout the growing season, including pruning, pest and disease control, and irrigation.In addition to practical advice on orchard management, Productive Orcharding also offers insights into the business of fruit farming. The book covers marketing strategies for selling fruit directly to consumers, as well as tips for working with wholesalers and retailers. There is also a section on value-added products, such as jams and juices, and how to develop a profitable sideline business.Written in a clear and accessible style, Productive Orcharding is an essential resource for anyone interested in starting or improving a fruit farm. Whether you are a seasoned farmer or just starting out, this book offers valuable insights and practical advice for growing and marketing fruit successfully.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world’s literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.