Episode 25: Climate Change/Preserving the Harvest
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Tuesday, September 26th at 1pm EST
Our second guest is Joel MacCharles, co-founder of the popular website wellpreserved.ca and co author (with Dana Harrison) of Batch Cookbook.
What you will learn about the effects of climate change on fruit trees in this show:
What problems do fruit trees face as a result of strange climatic events?
What changes must be implemented to protect trees from the effects of climate change?
What kinds of weather patterns may occur as a result of climate change?
How can climate change affect pest and disease occurrences?
What are some benefits to warmer temperatures for fruit tree growth?
How do organic growth methods affect the quality of fruit production and fruit marketing?
What products and activities can affect soil quality?
Take the free quiz relating to this episode to see what you’re learned! You can find it here.
The show’s host is Susan Poizner, creator of the award-winning fruit tree care portal www.orchardpeople.com and author of the award-winning fruit tree care book “Growing Urban Orchards”.