Pear Masterclass – presentations and videosResearch & Extension
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
- Sharing the best in European pear production with Australian pear growers – powerpoint presentation (pdf)
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.