Pruning is my favorite orchard chore. It is truly art, sculpting of the tree. To promote fruitful wood, renew old branches, shape the tree for good sunlight and airflow. Apples and leaves will surround these trees this summer but for now they are mere skeletons. The air is crisp and the cider, fresh and cold.
How cool would it be if there were dry cider waiting for you at your weekly vegetable CSA pick-up? Sign up for Good Life Farm’s Spring CSA and you can easily add a Redbyrd Orchard Cider Share. The Good Life/Redbyrd joint CSA runs from March 21- May 30 and can be picked up at Good Life Farm in Interlaken or in Ithaca at the Piggery. First, choose between our 2012 Workman’s Dry Cider or the 2012 Workman’s Semi-Dry. Next, select your preferred quantity: Six liter keg […]