506b Green Manure on Established Trees from Orchard People on Vimeo.

In the last workshop in this series, we learned how to choose the right type of green manure to use to prepare your site for a fruit tree planting. But can you use green manure around established fruit trees? Tonia Lordy, Arboretum Manager of the Home Orchard Society says ‘yes!”. And she shows you how in one case, green manure has helped to win the battle against weeds.

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