Any farmers thinking about applying for Countryside Stewardship Mid-Tier, especially if you’re considering support for traditional orchard management - don’t forget to request your application pack before Sunday 31st May – that’s tomorrow! This can be done online using the Rural Payments Service, or telephone the RPA on 03000 200 301. ... See MoreSee Less
If you didn’t catch it at lunchtime, look out for the Big Apple tonight on Midlands Today, to hear about what we’ve been doing to let everyone know how to get hold of our ciders, perries and single variety apple juices. Expect a visit to Gregg’s Pit – who knows, we might catch a last glimpse of this year’s blossom! ... See MoreSee Less
This weekend would have been our 30th year of running Blossomtime in Putley! An annual event to enjoy orchard blossom and taste many different ciders, perries and apple juice.
This time of year see products from last years harvest becoming ready to drink. With this in mind many craft cider makers depend on local events, tourism and hospitality business to sell there products - so they are taking a big hit from lockdown.
The nine producers who had arranged to be there this weekend are finding extra ways to make there drinks available. We have made an area on our website with all the details of the producers and how you can get there products! www.bigapple.org.uk/blossomtime-2020/... See MoreSee Less