Growing Fruit – Problems of Stone Fruits

Growing Fruit – Problems of Stone Fruits

In the last blog I went over all the major problems of pome fruits in the Central Great Plains. Now I am ready to get on to something even juicier, the stone fruits. What are stone fruits? Stone fruits include fruits that have a centralized single seed, usually with a very hard shell or coating. […]

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Birds are for the Bugs!

Birds are for the Bugs!

That first sweet bite of peach in the hot July sun, off of your own tree in your own yard, makes you wonder about the truly good things in life. For my family and I it was about a move 3 years ago to where we are now, bringing a plethora of landscape plants and […]

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Easy How-To: Freeze Peaches for Pie Filling or Smoothies

Easy How-To: Freeze Peaches for Pie Filling or Smoothies

Easy How-To: Freeze Peaches for Pie Filling or Smoothies Follow these easy steps to make your fresh peaches last all winter long.  When you bring Peach Pie to that winter potluck, everyone will wonder where you found the fresh peaches! Frozen Peach Pie Filling 4 cups sliced fresh peaches 4 tablespoons minute tapioca 3/4 cup sugar […]

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