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FFTP Report Available for Viewing

IMG_0822_cropped   FFTP Neighborhood Matching Grant – Final Report

If you are interested in starting a fruit project in your neighborhood, this report might help.  See also the Portland Fruit Tree Project.

Get tools for your fruit at the…

ToolboxProjectLogoTools purchased for the Friendly Fruit Tree Project were donated to the Eugene Toolbox Project, to be widely used by the community.

Learn more here:  http://www.eugenetoolboxproject.org/

Apples, pears, plums…

IMG_0717  Here is an example of what the harvest looks like from one site during fall ’14.

Pruning as a conversation

Pruning workshop2_adjusted

A FFTP workshop on fruit tree pruning is reflected on nicely here:

http://bob-ferris.blogspot.com/2015/02/friendly-fruit-tree-project-having.html

 

Lekvar plum paste

Plums for lekvar

Learn about a delicious way to use plums from Culinarious Eugenius.

Apple pressing

Cider

The FFTP had three apple pressings in 2014.  Read about one at Culinarious Eugenius:

https://culinariaeugenius.wordpress.com/2014/09/15/7538/