By: Rebecca Konopka
Carter County Extension Agent
The Carter County Extension Office is currently accepting orders for apple and pear rootstock and strawberry, raspberry, and blackberry plants.
Orders may be placed for M7A apple and pear rootstock for spring grafting. All rootstock is $1.50 each. Orders will be taken until February 1st or until sold out.
Strawberries, raspberries, and blackberries orders must be placed by February 25. Strawberry variety options include Earliglow, FlavorFest, and Seascape and are $5.25- $5.75 per bundle of 25 plants. Prime Ark Freedom, a thornless blackberry, is available for $4.75 per plant. A red raspberry (Heritage) and black raspberry (Jewel) are available for $3.00 per plant.
Payment must be made at the time of ordering. Checks can be made payable to the Carter County Ag Council.
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