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2017 Hazel harvest – 4 weeks earlier than 2016

This had caught me by surprise. The 2017 Hazel harvest is 4 weeks earlier than in 2016. I noticed the squirrels starting to gorge themselves on hazels from either end of my row of different hazel varieties. Masses of broken … Continue reading

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Prospects of a bumper crop of Hazel nuts

Prospects of a bumper crop of Hazel nuts this year, if I can control the squirrels. Got to wait till Sept/October.

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2011 Hazel Harvest Statistics

This is the latest I dare leave it 15 August to gather the hazel nut harvest, or the whole crop might be reduced to just shells, via any¬† squirrels that I missed trapping. This year Cosford and Halls Giant came … Continue reading

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The Weevils are here

Well the common green weevil is here again this year. It can be very disastrous for new fruit and nut trees. OK they are only about for a few weeks, but they can strip a young tree of all of … Continue reading

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