Pruning Fruit Trees in the SUMMER?

Trimming is FRIGHTENING – however NECESSARY! In this video clip I’ll reveal you why I’m trimming a fruiting apricot tree in the center of the summer, doing a HUGE prune on my loquat tree right as it completes fruiting, as well as even removing ALL of the fruit off of my young citrus in its first year of growth.

00:00 – Intro
01:07 – Pruning Fruiting Trees
02:27 – What To Prune
05:39 – Pruning After Harvest
08:12 – Loquat Post Pruning
08:32 – Pruning Young Trees
08:51 – Shaping Citrus Trees
10:21 – Outro


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Devices Shown:

→ Forged ProCUT ™ Bypass Lopper – 2 in
→ Long Reach Cut ‘n’ Hold Pruner – 1/2 in
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→ Quick Saw ® – 7 in Folding Saw
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