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Cider: apples, barns, cakes…

Welcome to Cider.Space.  We’re based in the West Country of England but Cider.Space knows no boundaries or borders; it’s wherever cider is grown or enjoyed. We’re hoping to cover all aspects of cider from orchard to glass. At it’s simplest, … Continue reading

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Future plans, increased turnover

Parsley and about thyme for future cash turnover It might still be winter and Growly Copse might concentrate on herbs, but there’s still a lot of hard slog to prepare for the season. This year, after years of building stock … Continue reading

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Forecast: freezio!

When cut-backs aid productivity Work up here at Growly Copse is not just managing the nursery stock, especially the herbs, but also by coppicing the land. Now is the time get on with coppicing the woodland, before the birds get … Continue reading

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The Big Garden Birdwatch at Growly Copse

Ciderman Gerry O’Kane reports on the progress of countryman Dave Griffiths through the year at Growly Copse in Somerset. It’s where woodland and herb-growing meet preservation. I thought I’d kick off the year by promoting the Royal Society for the … Continue reading

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UK cider market moving to extremes

Cider drinkers’ tastes seem to be diverging in the UK, with consumers going both up- and down-market.

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