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Prune fruit trees now for higher quality later

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The objective of growing apple and other fruit trees is to maintain production of high quality fruit on a continuing basis.

The two primary reasons that trees do not produce high quality fruit are improper pruning and lack of effective insect pest control. Because late February, March and early April are the recommended times of the year to prune fruit trees, some information on properly completing that task is timely.


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