My son Derek wanted to help me plant a few apple trees that we were selling to a couple of customers. I love his ‘patty cake’ style planting technique.
My daughter Katie helps explain how we do fruit breeding in the hopes of creating truly hardy varieties of fruit that can be grown in our prairie climate. We will be working on creating a hardy almond.
Spring is an exciting, yet scary time for fruit growers. Did our fruit trees survive over the winter? Are they going to have a crop this year?
A little bit of fun setting up our tradeshow booth, handling the crowds and our ever not so popular Grooten Free Pie!
A short video showing our excitement that spring has finally arrived!
SaskTel Max came out to our orchard in July 2010 to shoot a video on our operations