Can You Eat Apples With Apple Scab?

So, you’ve got scabby apples from your backyard tree that don’t look like the gorgeous fruits you picture when thinking of apples? Instead, they’ve got those brown or black lesions with a corky surface – yes, that’s what’s called an “apple scab,” in case you’re wondering!  So what is apple scab, and can you eat … Read more

What Is The Best Soil For Growing Blueberries?

best soil for growing blueberries

A thriving blueberry bush starts with good soil. What is the best soil for growing blueberries? Unless you start with the optimal conditions, you can’t expect a healthy bush, loaded with berries, in the next few years. Continue reading, and you’ll learn all about the soil requirements of your blueberry bush and tips on preparing … Read more

What Happens If You Don’t Prune Raspberries

What happens if you don't prune raspberries

Raspberries grow vigorously, producing baskets of flavorful fruits year after year. However, you’re not making the most out of your home-grown raspberries if you haven’t been pruning the bush yet. Make pruning an annual practice so you can have a bumper harvest that beats your neighbor’s garden each time!  So is trimming really necessary? What … Read more