It's not a very big tree (Red Falstaff) and it's weighed down with fruit this year.
|So is the Scotch dumpling|
|and the James Grieve|
|Even the Cox and the pear for the first time since we planted them|
|It's very exciting|
That's the kind of problem which faces farmers when there's a glut and the prices fall. But rarity value puts prices up when they haven't got the produce to sell.
I'm glad we sent our incidental profit after the Harvest Supper to Farm Community Network.