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Operations Manager

We are very pleased to announce that we have appointed Rodica Dascalu and Michaela Stafei (Rudi and Misha) as our operastions managers. they manage a staff of around 200 people at our peak harvest time. They will be responsible for organising and overseeing all our seasonal staff, including recruitment and training of pickers and supervisors. They are also responsible for running our campsite and...

Corona Virus

Work on the farm is progressing as usual. You can see in the photograph that we are still pruning our blueberries and will shortly start to prune the cherries. We realise that everyone will be anxious about corona virus, but we can be sure the farm will still be here in the summer and there will be work for our pickers and packers. Since food is a priority industry, travel to work here should be p...

Blueberry Harvest

We are now nearly finishing our cherry harvest, but still have 2 weeks to pick the latest varieties. We will now start picking our blueberries which are promising a large crop of big blueberries. We will soon be in full production, and go on picking until the end of October. We wish all our pickers a great season, and hope to delight all our customers....

Aronia

The last of our fruits to blossom this year is our iconic aronia berry. We are the only company who have been supplying fresh aronia to UK supermarkets for the past few years, and hope to continue this year. This fruit has been attracting more attention in the national press lately, commenting on its great uses in a healthy diet....

Blueberries

After a very sunny weekend over our Easter, it has turned colder and wetter, but we still have our first blueberry flowers opening. This is 4 weeks earlier than some years. However, we still expect the harvest to be at the same time as usual starting in the middle of August apart from a few early plots. Cherries are now at full blossom, or even showing petal fall and are looking well....