As apple season gets underway, take a break from your fruit-picking, sauce-making, and pie-baking to listen to this podcast with Michael Phillips, author of The Apple Grower: A Guide for the Organic Orchardist .
An expert when it comes to small-scale organic orcharding, Michael gives workshops throughout the year at agricultural conferences, to community groups, and at his home in New Hampshire – Heartsong Farm.
Growing apples organically is no small task, but Michael has a wealth of knowledge and many years of experience with pest- and disease-management, heritage apple varieties, and maintaining the health of the orchard ecosystem. He discusses these and more in the following interview with Agricultural Innovations .
Listen to the podcast here .