While traveling across Ireland, I saw an endless number of hedgerows. They make me very excited for a variety of apple related reasons. Wildlife corridors, local genetic repositories/testing grounds, paddock enclosures, windbreaks, micro-climate, insectary, pollinizers, wood for fire/smoking, diversity, etc… More later.
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So, the annual wheat harvest has started again and as Murphy’s Law would have it, so have the storms. Barely a spot for months and as soon as we kick the big green machine into gear, up come the threatening clouds to add a little more stress and urgency to the situation. 367 more words