Tom Oliver, award-winning proprietor of ‘Oliver’s Cider & Perry‘, takes us through the process of Perry and Cider making on his farm in Herefordshire, England.
View our listing for real cider and perry producers in Herefordshire.
Here’s a delightful video that is very short, but gives you an idea as to the excitement and fun of picking and harvesting apples in the autumn.
At Poverty Lane Orchards in Lebanon, New Hampshire, Stephen Wood and Louisa Spencer make cider from true cider apples. Here’s a look at the process.
The video show various Farnum Hill folks pressing, harvesting and making cider.
It’s interesting to see how they have taken a variety of English cider apples, like Kingston Black that have grown very well in the New Hampshire climate in America.
As a follow up to the orchard management post, I thought it would be useful to publish a 3 minute video on why, and how to prune apple trees.
There is a whole art and science behind managing and maintaining that your fruit trees stay healthy all year round, however the basics here are all you need to get started.