When is the best time to spray apple trees?

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Apple trees are sprayed before and after it blooms. When apple trees exhibit green growth for the first time, it should be sprayed with horticultural oil spray. When almost all of the apple blossoms have lost petals, the tree should be sprayed with fruit tree insecticide and is best repeated every one to two weeks, only stopping the application of the spray two weeks before harvesting the apples.
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Apple trees should be sprayed in the early spring before buds have formed. Spraying later than that can lead to fruit malformation and a deterioration in yield.
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