Tree Fruit Insect and Mite Pest Management

Photos, fact sheets, seasonal recommendations and answers to FAQs to help you ID and manage orchard insect and mite pests.

Best Horticultural Practices for Orchards

Fact Sheets and seasonal observations on orchard fertilization, weed control and various cultural practices affecting fruit quality.

Tree Fruit Disease Control

Fact sheets and seasonal observations to help you ID and manage common orchard diseases.

Orchard Spray Record-keeping

The most recent versions of the Penn State Extension Orchard Spray Record-keeping tool.

Team Reports

Workshop Presentations

Resources for Small and Beginning Growers

Information on farm business management, including the Start Farming project, models for the future, land acquisition, value-added agriculture and food for profit. Resources also available for new women farmers, young next generation producers and next generation Hispanic producers.

Resources in Spanish

Recursos para los agricultores.

Tree Fruit Budgets

Within the Penn State Tree Fruit Production Guide are budgets for tree fruit production. When considering planting an orchard or removing an existing block and replanting, you may use the budget tools to calculate your potential costs. You may also use these tools to calculate your production costs on a per acre basis.

Fruit Times Alerts and Newsletter Articles