Site Visit & Consultation: $200/hr plus GST.
Pruning: $90/hr plus GST.
Travel: 80¢/km plus GST.
Our site visit and consultation are intended to assist you to see the potential of your land. In consultation with our client we can help you decide what tree varieties will go where and design the best system for function, fruit and success.
Benji will cover all aspects of any existing orchard that you may have and assist you with decisions based on what stays and what goes regarding the health of the orchard. Benji can cover different types of low maintenance systems that might suit your specific situation and speak of any improvements that may be identified.
Benji will also cover the new plantings of new fruit trees and look at the whole orchard design around maintenance, aesthetics and productivity. It’s helpful to have your priorities and wishes noted down prior to his arrival.
He will also cover any ground work preparations to be done prior to planting eg.native shelter belting, top soil addition or cultivation, ways of water supply etc.
We will also discuss our orchard installation and native planting services which can be roughly quoted on the day. You will be able to cover all that you need to know within the hour and be left with a vision for going forward.
We are happy to assist you in your property’s developments.
• if its an existing orchard we will reiew and outline recommendations
• suggest maitenanace regimes that suit your needs
• new planting varietities
• review ground work preparations if needed
• shelterbelt recommendations
• irrigation schemes and water supply