TreeCropper 74


[expand title="Click to expand/hide cover thumbnails and table of contents -"] TreeCropper Issue 74 - July 2013 Front Cover: Perfect persimmons — Geoff Peach of Holyoak Orchard showed the Conference 2013 Profitable Produce field trip though his packing shed. Destined for the demanding Japanese market, each persimmon is nurtured in covered orchards and inspected under microscopes before being carefully packed.   1Editor's opinionSheryn Clothier   2President's reportMurray Redpath   4Your letters   5Pips and pieces   8Conference 2013 report       10 Apple Friday       12 Apple cider       14 Table grapes       15 Growing Grass – Miscanthus       16 Commercial Futures – Andy McGrath       17 Recycling [...]