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64. Beechbrae Orchard Growth

We had a survey of the orchard done by Margaret Lear with Plants with Purpose to help us develop it into a forest garden in the best way possible. It report was produced and we are starting to implement the various … Continue reading

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58. Apple Tree Planting

We’ve had a good few days over the past 2 years planting apple trees with lots of students from Blackridge Primary School and we were thrilled to have the P5 & P6 classes up to Beechbrae Orchard to plant more … Continue reading

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57. Helix Orchard & Nuttery Survey

Once upon a time when you could wear one layer, Kevin and I got the opportunity to help the Forth Environment Link survey the nuttery and orchard at the Helix in Falkirk near the new Kelpies. Over a period of several … Continue reading

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53. Cider Making

Kevin and I signed up for a Cider making course with Forth Environment Link and lead by Margaret Lear from Plants with Purpose the day after an epic Scottish Orchard Gathering in Dunblane. We had both had a fair amount of … Continue reading

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