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18th Annual Fruit Tree Program Kickoff Extravaganza – Free Live Event

September 2 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm

| In Person

Join Greg Peterson and The Urban Farm as we launch the

2017-18 Urban Farm Fruit Tree Program!


This half day event will feature guest speakers on useful fruit tree care information. Plus learn about how the Urban Farm Fruit Tree Program works, and all the cool new things we have added this year.

This Year’s Guest Speakers:

Rafael de Grenade, Ph.D.
– Think Like Your Food Forest –
Learn all about Edible Forests, their benefits, ways to “think like a forest” including permaculture design strategies, multiple species / multiple layers, plus using edible forests as cultural memory preserves.


Jake Mace – The Vegan Athlete
– Longevity Gardens Before & After! –
Learn how Jake has used free wood chips to transform his yard into a lush desert oasis with over 200 fruiting trees and plants. He will present before and after pictures of his gardens, show the four different stages of wood chip breakdown and explain his magical Mace Mix and what it can do for your garden.


Greg Peterson – The Urban Farmer
– Top Three Things You Can Do to Kill Your Trees –
Learn the top three things people consistently do that will kill your trees! Success is easier if you learn from others’ failures and there are 3 things people do that will virtually always kill their trees. In this talk Greg boils down the failures to help in your success!

—-Special drawings for—-

>> Fruit Trees Certificates, $45 value each
>> Mace Mix Bundle Certificates, $35 value each
>> Dave Wilson Ball Caps
>> Fruit Tree or Garden Phone Consults with Greg Peterson,
$95 value (actual worth: priceless)

…. and maybe a few other surprises




September 2
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
In Person
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The Urban Farm


Uptown Farmer’s Market
5757 North Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85012 United States
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