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The next ESORG meeting will be on Monday June 3rd at the Swan Inn, Bull Ring, Thaxted, CM6 2PL at 7pm. Swan Inn phone number 01371 830321 If you are interested in apples, pears, plums or other fruit, or have an orchard, join us at the Essex Orchard Group meeting. Please let Anna know if you plan to attend: firstname.lastname@example.org Relevant topics for discussion this month are June drop and thinning fruit both plums and apples Cordons and espaliers and…Find out more »
Orchards old and new offer a particularly varied mosaic of vegetation and habitat structures with elements of managed and rough grassland, mature trees, shrubs and hedgerow boundaries. This workshop will focus on practical management of the ground vegetation component of orchards to maximise their potential for wildlife and biodiversity'. Us the link below to book. £60 for the day Scythes will be available to borrow or purchase on the day. Emorsgate Seeds Ingleborough Farm Mill Road West Walton WISBECH PE14 7EUFind out more »
The course encourages participants to develop practical skills in the propagation of fruit trees. Learn the technique of chip budding, using a grafting knife to graft an apple variety onto a rootstock. This method is used to propagate fruit trees such as apple, pear, plum and cherry, for both commercial and garden production and is carried out between late July and the end of August. Background information will be provided on the selection and purchase of rootstocks, collection of propagating…Find out more »
THE HIGHLIGHT OF OUR YEAR – OUR ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF CIDER Three days of live music, amazing high quality food, ten quality visiting cidermakers, Thursday night Cider Club, four nights of camping, all enjoyed in a unique, friendly, welcoming atmosphere of our family friendly festival. A weekend of delicious food, excellent music, wide ranging beer and of course, incredible cider. You will be part of a small festival of enthusiasts and ciderlovers who welcome you with open arms into our…Find out more »
This course covers the process of initial orchard planning, along with the selection and planting of fruit trees. There will also be discussions and advice on community aspects of the subject matter. 9.30am-5pm Stanmer Park, Brighton BN1 9PZ Cost: £35-£175 (depending on income) Course tutors: Bryn Thomas, Peter May See website for full details. ***NOTE bookings can only be made via our website: brightonpermaculture.org.uk/courses/fruitorchards/plantingorchardFind out more »