Orchard restoration workshop to be held April 12

 CANTERBURY — Canterbury Shaker Village and Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Hampshire (NOFA-NH) will offer "Bringing Back an Orchard" on April 12, in the historic Shaker orchard. The workshop will be instructed by nationally recognized organic orchardist, Michael Phillips. Cost to attend is $60 for organization members and $75 for non-members.

Instructor Michael Phillips is known across the country for helping people grow healthy fruit. The "community orchard movement" that he helped found at www.GrowOrganicApples.com provides a full immersion into the holistic approach to orcharding. His Lost Nation Orchard is part of a medicinal herb farm in northern New Hampshire. Michael's newest book, The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way, recently received Garden Book of the Year honors from the American Horticultural Society.

To register, visit www.shakers.org