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Supporting Orchards in Newburgh and the surrounding area

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Contact us

Click here to send an e-mail: nogsecretariat@gmail.com
Or write to::

Gerben de Vries

NOG Secretary,

Buittle,

Newburgh Road,

Auchtermuchty,

Fife

KY14 7BT

Scotland


Pruning

Learn how to prune apple  & pear trees by helping to winter prune Newburgh Community Orchard.

Every Sunday starting 3rd December 2017 until February 4th 2018. Meet at 1pm (for up to 1.5 hrs) weather permitting. Please bring secateurs


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Activities


Every year, NOG organises markets to sell the fruit from the local orchards. Usually three Plum Markets and three Apple Markets were held and some 3,000 lbs of fruit and 600 jars of jam are sold to the public. Most of the money - some is paid back to the orchard keepers in Newburgh. Click here to see results.


















In addition to selling direct to the public, we talk to commercial organisations about bulk sales. We have also acquired equipment for making apple juice and hold juicing workshops in the Autumn when apple growers can bring their fruit for juicing.


We have created a Community Orchard in the grounds of the local primary school.


We also run occasional workshops about pruning, orchard management, fruit identification and recipe exchanges. See our Events page for dates.