In this episode, Matt and Dan Rounsevel, the owner of Little Tree Tree Service in Boise, Idaho, talk about how to successfully prune your fruit trees. You will discover tips for encouraging fruit production and managing tree growth. Matt asks the key question to start the podcast off: “Why do we prune fruit trees at […]

Is there anything yummier than fresh raspberries on a dish of vanilla ice cream? Raspberries grow easily in the Treasure Valley, but when it comes to pruning, the raspberry plant causes some head scratching.

Understanding how raspberries grow will help. The raspberry plant is a perennial, meaning the roots will live for years, but the canes are biennial, meaning they live for only two years. The first year the cane grows, the second year it fruits