Contents

2 From the editor
4 President’s report
6  Emails & letters
7  Air layering propagation
12 Beauty berry
14  Bay of Plenty Branch gifting
15  Neem oil
18  Seed banks
19  Palm sugar
21  Propagating tips from 1853
22  Chestnut recipe hunt
24  Recipe: chestnut frittelles
25  Don McKenzie Award past recipients
26  Honeyberry in review
28 Kai Rakau Project 34 Blackberry jam tree 36 Index
38 Pips & Pieces
40 Subscriptions