Fruit Culture

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Fruit Culture merit badge has been discontinued. (See discontinued merit badges.)

Fruit Culture merit badge
Status: Discontinued BSA Advancement ID: n/a
Created: 1928 Origin: new in 1928
Replaced in: 1952 Replaced by: Fruit and Nut Culture


Fruit Culture requirements at discontinuation

  1. Prune a fruit tree and explain why such a pruning was done.
  2. Make a plan for planting a 2-acre fuit orchard.
  3. Prepare and demonstrate how to use the following apple or other fruit tree sprays:
    (a) dormant spray
    (b) bud spray
    (c) calyx spray
  4. Demonstrate how to grade and pack two kinds of fruit.
  5. Explain requirements for planting and management of two kinds of small fruit.
  6. Bud or graft two fruit trees.
  7. Demonstrate the propagation of grapes, strawberries and raspberries, and explain when and how to plant.

Boy Scout Requirements, ({{{1}}}) Edition The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Handbook for Boys, 1948 Edition

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