The rich rural scenery of North Fife, Scotland, provides variety from the historic city of St Andrews and the quaint harbours of the East Neuk of Fife. A Royal Palace in Falkland, a Folk Museum in Ceres, a National Trust Mansion House near Cupar, Balmerino Abbey, Lindores Abbey, Newburgh, Dunbog, Glenduckie, Creich, Birkhill, Ballinbreich, Abdie, Upper Flisk and more in beautiful North East Fife. Also the occasional wander.
Monday, October 22, 2012
Apple Day Monimail North Fife
Apple Day Monimail North Fife.
They had a fantastic fun range of apple and autumnal related activities for you to get involved in, suitable for the whole family.
They were excited to welcome two apple and orchard experts along to the event who gave talks and tours:
Andrew Lear, AppleTreeMan Nurseries -
Apple Identification, Propagation, Orchard Care and more
Crispin Hayes, Eco-Consultant -
Orchards in North Fife and Carse O’ Gowrie
Other activities included…
Preserving and Storing the harvest,
Apple Crafts and Games,
They ran an apple themed café with soup, cakes and more.
The apple juice was delicious.
Andrew Lear of AppleTreeMan Nurseries explaining apple and pear identification with scores of examples.
Leeks & beetroot. The ancient walled garden, resurrected and worked by the small community that have lived there for the last 30 odd years provides superb vegetables mindfully cultivated in a sustainable way. If you're a veggie, then you'll be in heaven.