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Over 3 the last 3 years, 5 different classes from Blackridge Primary School planted the apple trees in Beechbrae Orchard. This autumn was special as some of the apple trees at Beechbrae Orchard finally have apples on them!! The P7 … Continue reading
We are thrilled to announce that we are receiving funding from the People’s Post Code Lottery to transform Beechbrae Orchard into a haven of all sorts of exciting food & bio-diverse plants! Watch this space as we begin work!!
Yesterday we hosted a Beechbrae Blossom Day for community members to come and see the orchard in different seasons. We had a few new visitors who were keen to learn more about how fruit grows and see the biodiversity in … Continue reading
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
We have had an eventful summer and autumn with projects on the land as well as Ally spending countless hours applying for funding for different projects. We’ve had a few successes with various grants that both allow our business to develop … Continue reading
Beechbrae is excited to announce that we have been successful in getting a grant from FIM Services- Blackridge Community fund administered by Foundation Scotland. This grant is available as a result from the wind turbines that stretch to the sky behind … Continue reading
The Orchard was in full array of floral colours this spring thanks to the mild weather and generous sunshine. The apple trees were full of beautiful buds waiting and hoping for insects to come pollinate them. As mentioned before, we … Continue reading