A day of pruning tuition and practice at Platt Fields community orchard with the Orchard Project.
Preparing the ground for a 20-tree orchard on a derelict allotment plot.
Applying the Modified Lorette to our air-pot mini-orchard apple trees.
Thinning out weaker, surplus fruitlets helps to improve the size and quality of the final fruits.
A healthy display of blossom should hopefully mean a few fruits to enjoy later in the year.
In which we introduce our new fig tree to its fig-pit home.
In which we plant out our new fruit trees into air-pot containers.
Taking delivery of our fruit trees from the National Fruit Collection at Brogdale.
A review of Pete Brown’s new book on the social history and vital importance for the future of English orchards.