Apple Grafting, Tanzania Style

Kind of look familiar? Humid and pouring rain, thus the retreat to the shelter. They have 9,000 to do, so they keep busy. You can see more at Redirecting...


Does anyone there grow pears?

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Why do I get the feeling they’re to start?:wink:

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Looks like that guy on the far is using the seedling to hold his donut. He’s cool.


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We’re trying Warren pear this season, along with Sierra plum.

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Here’s what planting hole digging looks like for the benchgrafts. Holes are 4’x4’x2’ deep. They’ve dug thousands of them already, spaced 5 meters. You can’t tell from the photo, but they’re lined up very straight.