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POPCORE 1: Pruning & Eco-Orchard Care Workshop @ Bartram’s Garden (2019)

  • Date: March 5, 2019
  • Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Join us for the first in the 4-part series of POP’s Community Orchard Resilience Education (POP CORE) course!

3pm – 5pm: Hands-on Pruning @ Bartram’s Orchard / Sankofa Farm (optional)

5pm – 6pm: Potluck & Community Discussion (optional)

6pm – 8pm: In Class Workshop

Ecological orchard care through the seasons

Fruit tree pruning

Berry & bramble pruning

Fruiting vine pruning

POPCORE combines many elements of orchard stewardship, ecosystem design, and food uses that POP has learned over the past ten years. This four part series is intended to grow the knowledge, skillset, and self-reliance of our community orchard partners and volunteers, resulting in happier, healthier, and more productive community orchards.

Those completing all four classes over any two year period will receive POPCORE Urban Orchardist Certification!

Space is limited, pre-registration required!

General Public: $30
P.O.P Partners and Bartram’s Garden Members: $20
Southwest Residents or ACCESS Card holders: Call 215-729-5281 x112 for info on special $2 tickets.
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