FARMINGTON — The University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Franklin County will offer a pruning workshop from 9 to 11 a.m. April 30 at University of Maine at Farmington, Robert’s Learning Center, 270 Main St. The class will be held rain or shine. Pre-registration is required; to register, or for more information, call 778-4650 or 800-287-1478. A $10 fee is payable the day of the class.

Dave Fuller, agriculture and non-timber forest products professional, for UMaine Cooperative Extension, will teach the importance of pruning; what kinds of cuts to make; and conduct hands-on demonstrations. The class will start in the classroom and will move to a yard with apple, peach, pear and highbush blueberry plants where pruning will be demonstrated. Dress to be outside and bring your favorite pruning tool.

Please contact the Franklin County Extension office 10 days prior to the event if you need special accommodations to attend.

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