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How You Can Help Britain Blossom

We at Orchard Origins are delighted to announce that we will be supporting Helping Britain Blossom (HBB) in Herefordshire by delivering some of the training of Orchard Leaders and through an equipment sharing scheme.   156 more words


Puff pastry for pragmatic purists

Too much of a purist for ready-made puff pastry with its ethanol, palm oil, emulsifiers and acidity regulators (check it out if in doubt: http://www.tesco.com/groceries/product/details/?id=266524232… 178 more words


Fertilisers And Friendly Fungi

Think carefully before applying fertilisers to your orchard, particularly chemical fertilisers. Consider first whether it is really necessary. It can do more harm than good not only to the trees but also to the grassland.   253 more words


Life's Seasons

I was reminded today and how much our life revolves around the changes of the seasons and nature. Often these seasonal changes are reflected in our writing. 306 more words

A is for Apples

A is for Apple

West Dean grows 100 varieties of apples in the orchard within the Walled Garden, many with Sussex heritage links. There’s more to an apple than a quick bite. 332 more words

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Orchard renovations, long overdue

On our fridge we have a list of jobs to do in and around the house and removing the netting on the orchard is one of those jobs. 230 more words