Mr Fluttergrub’s Garden: Culinary pears

Mr Fluttergrub’s Garden: Culinary pears

In the UK, almost uniquely compared to other countries, we divide apples into two categories: eaters and cookers. But we don’t tend to do the same with pears. Of course, it is possible to use any variety of pear for cooking, including the ubiquitous Conference. If you...
Orchard Blossom Day

Orchard Blossom Day

By Adam Cade Orchard Blossom Day is a new annual event in recognition of the beauty, bounty and biodiversity of orchard fruit trees. It encourages orchard groups and managers to organise Orchard Blossom events during their own blossom time, perhaps as a seasonal...