October 1, 2013: Special Tuesday Work Effort, All Available Hands on Deck!! Orchard work party in the heritage orchard at Prusch Park. We have volunteers scheduled to come from SAP, but knowledgeable guidance is important. Primary effort will be with weeds and mulch. Everyone welcome. Please come and help in the maintenance of our orchard. Learn from the pros! Time 10:00 to 1:00.
October 12, 2013: Bi-monthly meeting at Emma Prusch Park in San Jose. Open to all. Meeting starts at 1:00. Come early for chatting and snacking. Those who have attended before know it is wise to show up early for checking what goodies we have produced for sharing! The topic will be Avocado selection and cultivation with Ellen Baker and Fred Menge from La Selva Beach Epicenter Nursery. Ellen and Freddy have been growing a variety of avocados commercially for several years, at their farm south of Santa Cruz. Come and learn about managing avocados for yourself!