Learn the ancient art of grafting. By mastering a few grafting techniques you can create your own orchard empire with just a few supplies: a knife, scionwood and rootstock.
Dan Bussey is the Orchard Manager at Seed Savers Exchange. An apple historian and orchard keeper, Bussey has written a book on 14,000 apple varieties grown in North America since the 1600s, which is scheduled to be published later this year. He owns a 4-acre orchard in Wisconsin that features more than 250 apple varieties.
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