Our Ozark climate can be a difficult spot to grow stone fruit, especially in wet weather. Brown rot and beetles like peaches and nectarines, and we try our best to rise to their challenge.
After a bit of coaxing, I try grilled fruit and see the potential.
Mating disruption, a critical IPM tool at our orchard, helps prevent worm damage.
A short comparison of the good and the okay wild bee habitat at our orchard and the improvements to be made.