Pruning Apples and More Workshop - Macoupin County

Carlinville, Ill. - Are you a gardener interested in learning how to prune fruit trees? Pruning fruit trees is a necessary task to reap the greatest benefit from your trees.

University of Illinois Extension will host a Pruning Apples and More Workshop at the Macoupin County Extension Office (#60 Carlinville Plaza, Carlinville). Join University of Illinois Extension horticulture educator, Andrew Holsinger, as he presents a variety of pruning techniques for apples and other fruit trees. This program will take place on Thursday, February 13 from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The cost for this program is $5 per person, which includes handouts. Please pre-register by visiting or by calling 217.532.3941. Please register by February 12.

University of Illinois Extension provides practical education that helps people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. For more information visit the Unit 18 website at or contact your local Extension office.