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First Pick Cherries

We started today with the first pick of cherries for our supermarket customers, although we have picked a few earlier for local sales. We will use our new controlled atmosphere cold stores to keep these cherries in perfect condition until later in the season when our customers will be short of cherries. All is looking good for a good crop this year....

Hydro-electric

We are progressing our commitment to produce as much renewable energy as possible and are now well on the way to constructing our new hydro-electric site at West Haugh Farm. The turbine itself will be delivered shortly, but the site works are well advanced....

Beautiful Cherries

This is a picture of some of our earliest cherries which are very nearly ready to harvest and eat. The variety is Lapins, which has great flavour, and the one I picked to measure was 32mm across. The ripe cherries are in the tops of the trees and at the top of the tunnels, so most cherries are later, especially later varieties....

New stores

As we continue to invest in our business to provide the best fruit for our customers and the best opportunities for our staff, we are pleased to see the arrival of new stores for our cherries and blueberries. These will let us pick our fruit in perfect condition, and hold it until our customers require it....

Ripening Cherries

The season continues to look promising although it will be much earlier than we thought. Cherries are ripening fast, and we even have a couple of bluish blueberries on an early variety. The photo shows developing Kordia cherries, which are just a couple of weeks from harvest....