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Cherry Blossom

With recent very good weather in Scotland, our cherries are quickly coming out into full blossom. We have been very happy to see lots of bees working hard in the ideal conditions, when it is warm, but not too warm, and dry, but not too dry. The latest trees are still 10 days from full blossom, but that will give us a good spread of season, so that we can supply our customers when they most want th...

Covid-19 Update

The coronavirus pandemic is affecting us all, and we know it is a worrying time for everyone. Our fruit will be needed in the summer to keep everyone fed and fit, especially given the known good effects of consumption of blueberries, cherries and aronia. We hope all the staff that we will need to pick our crops will manage to come to the farm at harvest time, and we are working hard on policies an...

Blueberry blossom

Although we are a few weeks away from the height of the blueberry blossom, the first flowers have come out on some very early varieties. The rest are breaking bud well, and we have pruned this year to give us the best chance of having a good crop of large berries, which will be easy for the pickers, as well as wanted by our customers....

Spring is here

Spring is in the air in Blairgowrie and our crops are now developing. The very first cherry blossom has appeared on the early varieties, and although it will be a few days until we have a glorious display on all the trees, the photograph shows that we are starting. We have nearly finished the pruning, so all is on track for the season. We have put mason, bumble and honey bees in the orchards to po...