$10 – $30

Winter Fruit Tree Pruning

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700 Alemany Blvd

San Francisco, CA 94112

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Winter Fruit Tree Pruning

Saturday, February 29th -- 10:00 am. to 12:00 pm at Alemany Farm
Instructors: Hannah Shulman and Abby Bell

Learn the basics of pruning fruit trees in this hands-on, interactive class! We'll walk you through everything you need to know to understand how to maximize your tree's potential for abundant fruit. We'll focus on winter pruning, do a demonstration, and then allow you to do some hands-on practice on Alemany Farm's very own apple and plum trees. We'll discuss other fruit trees depending on the interest of the participants.


Hannah Shulman Hannah Shulman studied at the Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems at UC Santa Cruz and previously ran the first urban agriculture program for the city of San Francisco.

Abby Bell is long-time farmer, educator, food justice activist, lover of food and is the current Farm Manager of Alemany Farm.


Suggested Donation: $20 per person; no one turned away for lack of funds. Our workshops are donation-based and support the farm. Please give at the suggested level or higher if you are able. If you are unable to make a donation at the levels listed below, please contact alemanyabby@gmail.com about a scholarship to attend the workshop.


FAQs

What do I do if I cannot afford to make a donation?

Please contact alemanyabby@gmail.com

What should I bring with me?

  • Please wear layers, sun protection and sturdy shoes.
  • water bottle

What if it is raining?

Rain will cancel this workshop. We will be in touch with you if the weather looks wet.

Can I get there with public transportation?

Yes, please see the Get Involved page on our website. If you plan to take BART, please follow the walking directions here as google maps will lead you astray

Is there parking?

Yes there is parking on the farm (on the gravel drive inside the fence). There is also street parking on Alemany Blvd and Ellsworth Streets.


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700 Alemany Blvd

San Francisco, CA 94112

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