Despite the harsh climate that prevails in the Upper Midwest, even amateur gardeners can successfully grow fruit when armed with some basic information. Focusing on Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, South Dakota, and North Dakota, Growing Fruit in the Upper Midwest is practical how-to guide to the cultivation of a wide variety of fruit including apples, pears, plums, apricots, and etc.
A practical, nontechnical guide to growing fruit in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, and Wisconsin, for home gardeners and small commercial growers. Gordon also provides an overview of the historic and economic aspects of fruit production in the region. Thoroughly illustrated in b&w. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)