Fruit trees & orchards links

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Information on fruit trees & orchards

Brogdale Horticultural Trust National Fruit Collection, plus fruit identification service
Common Ground founders of Apple Day; info on community orchards
East of England Apples & Orchards Project non-profit organisation encouraging the conservation of the local orchard fruit varieties in the East of England
English Apples lots of interesting apple articles
Garden Action articles on planting, rootstock, pruning, pollination and care of apple trees
National Orchard Forum pooling information about orchards; list of local groups
Orchard Network working for the conservation of traditional orchards as wildlife habitat

Other services & information

Apples & More apple nutrition facts
The Children’s Orchard planting community orchards with and for kids
Cornish Orchards apple juice and cider from small and old orchards in the West Country
Fruitful Schools promoting the planting of fruit trees in schools across the UK
Great Moments in Science investigating the best way to pack & stack apples to prevent bruising
Marcher Apple Network reviving old apple varieties in the Welsh Marches
Orange Pippin describing the flavours and origins of different apple varieties
Orchard Link supporting small orchards in Devon
Organic Gardening Catalogue sell pheromone traps for codling moths
Reckless Orchard landscape architects with a particular interest in preserving traditional orchards; Glos and S Wales
Tools for a Future free software product that helps you research and catalogue all your trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants