Images from our First Tree Planting Festival
Saturday May 18, 2013 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lyman Point Park next to the Hartford Municipal Building
171 Bridge St., White River Junction, Vermont (Map)
- We learned how to plant and care for young fruit trees as we planted the first two right next to the playground
- It was attended by coordinators, tree adopters, site providers and sponsors.
- T-shirts were available for sale
- Tree adopters picked up their trees.
The schedule included the following:
10:30am Introduction to Fruit-Tree Planting and Care Jim Henderson of Henderson’s Landscaping
11:30am Fruit Trees in the Permaculture Landscape; Polycultures for Making Fruit Tree Thrive Permaculture designer/builder Aaron Guman
12:45pm Stories About the Regional History of Fruit Trees and Their Impact on Our Community Elmer Brown of E. C. Brown’s Nursery.2:00pm Crews depart to plant trees throughout the Upper Valley.