Future Orchards® webinars

The Future Orchards® webinars are a series of short educational videos for Australian apple and pear growers developed by AgFirst.

The complete playlist of Future Orchards videos can be viewed on APAL’s YouTube channel. All Future Orchards resources can be found in the archive library.

Additional videos

Future Orchards® webinar: New orchard planting systems

Ulf Kerer, manager of the AgFirst Technical Services Laboratory, features in the Future Orchards® webinar, 'New orchard planting systems', where he discusses a variety of orchard planting systems. He talks about the advantages of multi-leader tree training and the benefits these systems [...]

By |June 16th, 2015|Categories: Future Orchards, Webinar|

Future Orchards webinar: Crop review

Steve Spark of AgFirst and Kevin Dodds of the NSW Department of Primary Industries discuss how to do a pome fruit crop review. The Future Orchards webinars are a series of short educational videos for Australian apple and pear growers. [...]

By |January 24th, 2014|Categories: Future Orchards, Webinar|

Future Orchards webinar: Rules for modern pruning

Steve Spark of AgFirst discusses how to establish pruning rules to suit your orchard and growing objectives. The Future Orchards webinars are a series of short educational videos for Australian apple and pear growers. Watch the full Future [...]

By |January 24th, 2014|Categories: Future Orchards, Webinar|

Future Orchards webinar: Assessing fruit maturity

Ulf Kerer, manager of the AgFirst Technical Services Laboratory, features in the Future Orchards webinar, 'Assessing fruit maturity', where he discusses how to assess fruit maturity to achieve optimal harvest quality. He explains in detail how to sample fruit, what to [...]

By |January 23rd, 2014|Categories: Future Orchards, Webinar|

Future Orchards webinar: Field trials simple steps

Craig Hornblow of AgFirst discusses simple steps towards running successful field trials. The Future Orchards webinars are a series of short educational videos for Australian apple and pear growers. Watch the full Future Orchards playlist on Youtube. Watch other Future [...]

By |October 17th, 2013|Categories: Future Orchards, Webinar|

Future Orchards webinar: Improving chemical thinning results

Steve Spark of AgFirst discusses essential practices and strategies to improve your chemical thinning results. The Future Orchards webinars are a series of short educational videos for Australian apple and pear growers. Watch the full Future [...]

By |October 1st, 2013|Categories: Future Orchards, Webinar|