Tavy & Tamar Apple Group
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Many varieties of fruit most suited to Devon had nearly disappeared. Thanks to the efforts of local groups and individuals many varieties have been located and preserved. For the first time they have been listed here in a comprehensive directory of fruit varieties.
Orchard Link was established in 1998 by a group of Orchard campaigners and advisors from Devon's local authorities, cidermakers and orchard owners.
Saving orchards in north Devon and wider Exmoor.
National Fruit Collection
The National Fruit Collection is one of the largest fruit collections in the world and includes over 3,500 named Apple, Pear, Plum, Cherry, Bush fruit, Vine and Cob Nut cultivars. Now run by University of Reading.
Cornish Orchards - Duloe
The website for Cornish Orchards, Duloe
The website for fruit enthusiasts.
Natural England has conducted a survey of traditional orchards that can be viewed on this link.
Common Ground offers ideas, information and inspiration through publications and projects such as Orchards and Community Orchards, Apple Day, Field Days, Parish Maps, Flora Britannica, & Tree Dressing Day.
Anyone can join the Cider Workshop discussion group and ask questions or simply discuss real cider and perry (or as some of us prefer, craft cider and perry - there is no real difference). The ciderworkshop.com web resource is an easy reference for all cider lovers and as a storage space of ideas and expertise for the group.
The Real Cider and Perry Page
The Real Cider & Perry Page contains a wealth of information about cider (made from apple juice) and perry (made from pear juice).
A general info site for cider.
A comprehensive website (it works in the same way as Wikipedia where anyone can make updates). Purpose is to maintain extensive and up-to-date cider- and perry-related information and know how, with your help.
Vigo Equipment Suppliers
Apple presses, cider presses, fruit presses, crushers and mills from the UK’s leading specialist supplier of fruit juicing equipment.
The Wittenham Hill Cider Pages
These pages belong to Andrew Lea. I'm a retired chemist/plant biochemist/food scientist by profession, and I was the former Head of the Beverage Research section in a contract food analysis and consultancy company. I've also worked in tea and chocolate chemistry, for what it's worth!
Wild About Britain
A general wildlife site.
The site for everything about the Bramley apple.
Recently merged with the ‘All about apples’ website, this is another general source of information about apples – it includes an amazing register of apple trees where you can register details of all your trees, and views those from other orchards.
Bere Ferrers Village - Facebook Page
Tamar Valley Apple Juice is produced at Greenbank Farm beside the River Tamar, near Halton Quay, St Dominic.
Endsleigh Gardens Nursery
The Endsleigh Garden Nursery at Milton Abbot, Devon
We're just nuts about Apples
Get in touch if you feel the same.
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