Missoula County Weed District & Extension



Upcoming Events:

Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop  March 3, 2018 9am - 12pm

How to have mulitple varieties of apples on one tree - Join Roger Joy of Canyonview Nursery to learn the different methods of top grafting.

Roger will demonstrate the tools needed and types of grafts that can be done at this time of the year, then a hands on portion demonstration doing the grafts, with extra scion wood available for you to take home.

The class is free but room is limited.  RSVP to Sandy Perrin 258-4213 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you would like to take some grafting wax home, please bring a small container to put it in.


Prune the Moon - Join the folks at the Moon-Randolph Homesteadfor a day of tree pruning in the Moon-Randolph Homestead’s historic apple orchard. Learn the art of apple tree pruning with skilled arborists, Mark Van Der Meer of Watershed Consulting and Mike Billingsley of Western Cider. This is a great workshop for those wanting to learn how to care for older apple trees, and a great way to spend a spring day--at a historic homestead in Missoula.  Click here for more information



Horticulture Topics we specialize in:

  • Soil building
  • Organic Gardening
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • Native Plant Restoration
  • Greenhouse and Nursery Production


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