There are a handful of reasons your fruit tree may drop fruit before they’re ready to harvest.
While young trees are more susceptible to fruit drop, it can happen at any stage of your tree’s development.
If you are finding lots of fruit has fallen from your tree, consider these 4 factors: Unpredictable weather, inadequate pollination, pests (specifically worms) & overbearing.
The good news is, thinning your fruit can go a long way in helping manage the overbearing issue, and we’ll be covering that more in posts next week.
For more details on fruit drop and tips for resolving the problem, check out the blog article linked in our profile.