Ornamental Tree and Shrub Pruning Workshop
Date and Location
When (Date/Time)March 25, 2017, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
WhereMercer County Extension Office, 463 N. Perry Highway, Mercer, PA
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Cost is $10.00 per person. To register contact the Mercer Extension Office at 724-662-3141.
Registration Deadline is March 21, 2017. No refunds will be issued after March 21, 2017.
This is a 'learn-by-doing' workshop. The goal is for participants to feel comfortable either pruning their own trees and shrubs or overseeing/directing someone else doing the work.
You will learn:
- How to choose the right tools for the job
- When to prune - and why
- How to cut both small and large branches
- What NOT to do
- How to stay safe!
Participants will meet at the Penn State Extension-Mercer County Office located at 463 N. Perry Highway, Mercer, PA from 1:00 pm-2:00 pm. The 'walkabout' will be at a nearby location from 2:15 pm-4:00 pm.
This is an outdoor class, so dress for the weather. We will meet rain or shine!!!
Bring your pruning tools & questions. If we don't know the answer, we'll find out!!Please note: We will not cover fruit trees