The Fruit Tree Program Is...
all about educating YOU!
Since our inception in 1999, we have been providing quality education
and events specifically for the care of your fruit trees here in Arizona.
Get Educated Today!
DECIDUOUS EARLY BIRD SEASON
EXTENDED 24 HOURS!!!

NOW November 3rd, 2019
TAKE ME THERE NOW!
Citrus Pick Up
LAST TWO DAYS FOR CITRUS PICK-UP!
November 8 & 9th
for Citrus and General Store pick-up.
Here's Where and When!
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The 2019-20 Urban Farm Fruit Tree Program runs from August 2019 to February 2020.  Beginning with our Kick Off Event on Saturday, September 7th, 2019 we will be offering classes on-site, online, and prerecorded webinars.  You can pre-order “Urban Farm Approved” fruit trees that are specifically selected to thrive in the low desert. The Urban Farm Pop-up Nursery itself is open on select days October-February for order pick up and other essential supplies. 

STEP 1

LEARN

Our education is designed specifically to lead you on the path to success! Everything you ever wanted to know about choosing, caring for, and harvesting your trees with recorded, online, and in-person classes.
Let's get planting!

STEP 2

ORDER

Working with selected growers, you can be confident our inventory is the best choice for planting in the low desert of Phoenix. All live plants and large items are for local pick-up only.
Pre-order your fruit trees.
Early Bird Deadlines:
Citrus is October 5th,
Deciduous is November 2nd.

STEP 3

PICK-UP

The Urban Farm Pop-Up Nursery opens seasonally twice a year right before planting season for you to pick up your orders and see what's new. Check dates and location here to find out everything you need to know.
Let's get you loaded up!

Fruit Tree Blog & Podcasts

Scott Murray

493: Scott Murray on Active Carbon Sequestration

Researching how urban farmers can increase the performance of our landscapes. – In This Podcast: If the term active carbon sequestration has you picturing scientists in hazmat suits, you aren’t alone! Returning guest Scott Murray shares how to harness the power of nature and use home landscaping to…

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485: Jolene Kuty on Abundant Holistic Harvests

Creating a full circle food system that connects family and community. – In This Podcast: Wholistic living has taken on a whole new meaning for Jolene Kuty! Through learning about health, she went from eating cheese infused hot dogs to working as a chiropractic physician surrounded by her…

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Kristie Kapp

484: Kristie Kapp on Eco-Edible Landscaping

Helping others understand and create food forests. – In This Podcast: Eco-edible landscaping sounds like a cool new method, but it incorporates many of the tried and true methods of permaculture. Kristie Kapp educates on building a food forest and how to incorporate 7 layers, support plants, and…

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479: Katie Fiore on Apple Abundance

How to get creative with 80 pounds of fruit. — In This Podcast: We are back with returning guest and team member, Katie Fiore to talk about getting creative when your yard gives you an excess of food. While many people fear abundance, she embraces the creativity it allows and shares a different way to look at cooking…

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Foliar application of microbial products

by Guest blogger: David Stark — The critical importance of microbes (bacteria, fungi and protozoa) for soil health finally is becoming more widely recognized.  In response, a plethora of microbial products are hitting the shelves. Since most of the microbes sold are soil microbes, a common and logical question is…

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470: David Stark on Soil Microbes

Getting serious about the microscopic life in soil. — In This Podcast: Retired after years of leadership in Monsanto, David Stark was asked to mentor a young company making what was essentially compost tea. Reluctantly and with some concerns over the science, he agreed and now is excited to share what he has learned about …

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