The Home Orchard: Growing Your Own Deciduous Fruit and Nut Trees
Nov./Dec. 2008 California Country magazine
By Kate Campbell
Farmers know there’s nothing more satisfying than a bountiful harvest. For those with backyard fruit trees, or rare fruit growers, the pleasures of producing a crop for family and friends can be richly fulfilling. The experts at the University of California’s Agriculture and Natural Resources Division offer a new guide, The Home Orchard: Growing Your Own Deciduous Fruit and Nut Trees, that’s filled with practical advice as well as new techniques for producing beautiful fruit on a small scale. $25. Available online at http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu.