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Green Cherries

Now spring has really arrived and the weather is better, the crops are really moving. The picture shows some of the first cherries te emerge from the blossom. They have escaped the frost (so far) and it looks good for harvest. Blueberries are also starting to flower and will shortly be in full blossom and buzzing with bees,...

Cherry Blossom

We now have most of our cheryy orchards in full blossom, and they are all looking very beautiful and promising a good crop. There have been a few frosts, but we have protected against them, so now we wait to see if the fruits set and stay on the trees until harvest. Our first blueberries have also started to flower, so spring has finally come to our farm....

Blossom

What a difference a week can make once the weather improves. Most of our earlier cherries now have a wonderful display of blossom, promising a good crop. We have honey bees and bumble bees to pollinate them, and are protecting them from frost, so hope all is well until harvest....

First Flowers

First an apology for writing too few articles recently.

We have been busy on the farm, and have now finished pruning both the blueberries and cherries. We are now in the middle of planting the fields of new blueberries. Despite the cold spring so far, the crops are growing well and today we got our first cherry blossom, 2 weeks later than last year, but we will make up some of that time before...

First Pick Cherries

We started today with the first pick of cherries for our supermarket customers, although we have picked a few earlier for local sales. We will use our new controlled atmosphere cold stores to keep these cherries in perfect condition until later in the season when our customers will be short of cherries. All is looking good for a good crop this year....