Fruit Tree Planting Tips – Family Plot

All right, Mr. D., let’s talk a little bit about planting fruit trees. What do we need to start with that? Is this the time of year to be doing that? – This is the time of year to be really getting involved in planting fruit trees. It’s not the time of year to stick […]

Fall Fruit Tree Care – Family Plot

Alright Mister D., fall fruit tree care. What do we need to be doing? – Harvesting, if you’ve got apples. It’s a little early on pears, or my pears anyway, are not quite ready yet. If you still have fruit on the trees and you’ve been following a cover spray program, you need to continue […]

Q&A – Webworms On Birch Trees

– “Web worms love to eat my birch trees. “They are not on any list of affected trees that I can find. “I do all I can to control them with imidacloprid. “Why do web worms keep coming back “to an unpopular tree species? “Do the worms or moths leave a pheromone “that attracts them […]

Grafting Citrus Trees – Bud Grafting Successfully

This video will show how to bud graft a citrus tree. This includes ordering budwood, forcing the bud to grow, and all of the tips needed for success. When grafting citrus, the most important thing is to use disease-free budwood. Citrus cuttings infected with a disease called citrus greening were brought to Miami, Florida from […]

Lehi Invites His Family to Partake of the Fruit of the Tree | 1 Nephi 8:12–18 | Book of Mormon

As I partook of the fruit, it filled my soul with exceedingly great joy; wherefore, I began to be desirous that my family should partake of it also; for I knew that it was desirable above all other fruit. And as I cast my eyes round about that perhaps I might discover my family also. […]

Q&A – What herbicides do you recommend around fruit trees?

– What herbicides do you recommend around fruit trees? And this is from Kevin, YouTube, Mr. D knows all about usin’ those herbicides around fruit trees. What say you, Mr D? – Yeah, you gotta be kinda careful. I know commercial guys can get away with using some herbicides that home owners can’t use and […]

Planting a Butterfly Garden – Family Plot

Alright Joellen, we got some beautiful plants here. What are we going to do? – We’re going to create a butterfly garden. – Cool. – Now, when you do butterfly gardens, you gotta do al ittle bit of research. The majority of butterflies like nectar producing flowers that usually like full sun. So, you really […]

Q&A – Removing Ivy from Trees

“We have a vine that is growing up “and choking our maple tree. “What is it, and how do we kill the vine?” They wanna kill the vine. So what do we think that is? – Well, I think it’s English Ivy, what do you think? – I think it’s English Ivy. Hedera helix, is […]

Q&A – Removing Ivy from Trees

“We have a vine that is growing up “and choking our maple tree. “What is it, and how do we kill the vine?” They wanna kill the vine. So what do we think that is? – Well, I think it’s English Ivy, what do you think? – I think it’s English Ivy. Hedera helix, is […]