The practice of girdling – peeling away a ring of the outer bark on selected branches – has long been used to increase the productivity of fruit trees, increasing both size and abundance of fruit. An exacting task, it needs to be carefully executed by an experienced expert to avoid damaging the tree and its output.
Juran’s Tree Girdler is a simple to use device that ensures accurate peeling of the strip of bark to a safe, uniform depth, quickly and easily, even in the hands of an inexperienced labourer. Adjustable to accommodate branch size and desired depth of girdling, the Tree Girdler is suitable for use on citrus trees, olive trees, in vineyards and stone-fruit orchards. Juran’s Tree Girdler makes increasing fruit tree productivity cost-effectively easy.