Michigan Land Use Institute

Food & Farming / Events / Event Articles / Fruit Tree Grafting

Fruit Tree Grafting

1 - 4 p.m. at Birch Point Farm, 7506 E Birch Point Rd, Traverse City

Details here...

Join us as Brenin Wetrz-Roth of Giving Tree Nursery guides workshop participants through the art of fruit tree grafting. Attendees will learn both topwork (adding new fruiting branches to old trees) and rootstock work (combining and planting new trees). This event is both presentation and hands-on learning.

Cost for workshop: $30 per person

Cost for materials: $25 per person
(includes a quality grafting knife, scion and two apple rootstock)

Cost for a couple/friend duo PLUS materials package:
$85 per duo
(includes entry for two people into the workshop, one grafting knife, two apple rootstock and scion wood)

Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. Please register by Sunday APRIL 6th. If the class is not full, registration can be granted at the door - but we wouldn't chance it.

REGISTER HERE - http://goo.gl/jVpeo1

For more information, contact jeannie@artmeetsearth or call 231-622-5252.

This workshop is in partnership with the USDA RMA grant. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

Michigan Land Use Institute

148 E. Front Street, Suite 301
Traverse City, MI 49684-5725
p (231) 941-6584 
e comments@mlui.org