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This week we are finishing up pruning our raspberries and blackberries.  Pruning can be a daunting task or a real joy, depending on how you think about it. Isn't that true with so many things in our life? As I prune...this is what I do...1.  Cut out the obviously bad stems.2.  Take out the little stems that are "good" but not really going to be useful in the long run--ones trying to grow outside of the row and small ones.3. Leave the right amount of strong & healthy stems.  Do you ever have a hard time deciding what to spend your time...

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