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Fruit Exchange Update

By |2016-12-21T23:03:26+00:00July 10th, 2015|Categories: Fruit Exchange|Tags: , , , , |

Our Fruit Exchange is about to take off! From our experience of running a fruit project for three years, we know that there is a lot of surplus or unwanted fruit in gardens that could be used to encourage and support food outlets to use locally grown produce. As well as reducing food miles, we believe [...]

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Fruit Tree Sale at the Farmers Market again!

By |2015-07-31T11:16:46+01:00February 24th, 2015|Categories: Fruit Trees|Tags: , , , , , |

Because many of you couldn't make it two weeks ago and because we have some trees left, we'll have a stall again this Saturday the 28th. We have mainly apples left in stock now but due to demand we'll order more trees within the next week. So if you are after something specific, get in touch [...]

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Fruit Tree Sale Success!

By |2015-02-17T21:15:52+00:00February 17th, 2015|Categories: Food|Tags: , , , , , |

On the 14th of February, you may have seen Down To Earth volunteers at the Farmer’s Market in Stroud, with an array of fruit trees and bushes for sale. This is a great time of year to be thinking about tree planting – and we are lucky enough that the ground isn’t frozen! We had a [...]

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Down to Earth Fruit Tree Sale

By |2015-07-31T11:10:56+01:00February 13th, 2015|Categories: Fruit Trees|Tags: , , , |

Kick off the growing season and plant a fruit tree! We'll have a stall at the Farmers Market this year for our annual Fruit Tree Sale where a wide range of fruit trees and shrubs will be available. Come and browse a number of apple varieties, cherries, plums, pears, quinces and gages as well as black [...]

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More Orchard’s for the South West

By |2019-02-04T09:26:22+00:00November 11th, 2014|Categories: Fruit and veg, Fruit Exchange, Fruit Trees|Tags: , , , , |

As you all likely know we at Down to Earth love the fruit, especially the local fruit! So much so that it is our mission to do all we can to increase access to local fruit (and nuts), while doing that also fulfilling another mission of ours - reducing local food waste and increasing local food [...]

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