One of our readers has sent in pictures of his four year old apple tree, which this year has cropped well. All over the country, this has been a good year for fruit with most top fruit cropping heavily.
When travelling country roads one often comes across signs attached to gateposts or propped against trees proclaiming “fresh fruit and veg” as well as many other delights such as free range eggs and honey. One such occasion was yesterday, for once a dry and mild Saturday, enabling us to take our dogs Buster and Charlie […]
Apple day is a national event initiated by Common Ground in 1990 and held in mid to late October every year, promoting the heritage varieties of Britain. Sample different varieties, get advice on apple growing, grafting and pruning, join in apple games. Britain has the largest heritage of apple growing than any other country […]