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Pear Masterclass – presentations and videos

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On 29 July 2016 as part of the Future Orchards program, APAL held a Pear Masterclass in Tatura, Victoria, to share both the best in European pear production with Australian pear growers and to give a pear pruning demonstration.

Special guests Marcel Veens, Horticultural Advisor and Anton Jongerius, Fruitconsult, The Netherlands gave presentations, followed by a demonstration at Matthew Lenne’s Calimna Orchard, Ardmona, Victoria.

The best in European pear production, Anton Jongerius

Pear pruning, Marcel Veens

Pear rootstocks, Marcel Veens


APAL’s Future Orchards® program is funded by Horticulture Innovation Australia Ltd using the apple and pear industry levy funds from growers and funds from the Australian Government.

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