The Agroforestry Handbook (PDF)

The Agroforestry Handbook front cover

This book introduces the theory of agroforestry. We look at practical management and design considerations. Where the information is available we have provided information on markets and pricing.

Traditional Orchards in Tayside (PDF)

Traditional Orchards in Tayside front cover

Traditional orchards are a much-loved part of our British heritage and countryside. Orchard owners and managers can help protect the wildlife associated with orchards by following some simple steps shown in this booklet.

Identifying your apples

Fruit variety identification – People’s Trust for Endangered Species

Alternative places to send cuttings

Please get in touch beforehand.

Brogdale Horticultural Trust, Faversham, Kent, ME13 8XZ
Tel: 01795 535462

Royal Horticultural Society, Wisley, Woking, Surrey, GU23 6QB

General information

Borders Organic Gardeners

General events for organic gardening.


Information and advice related to environment, local offices might be able to deal with specific enquiries.

Nature, Beauty and Heritage for Everyone | National Trust for Scotland

Conservation of historic Scottish apple varieties/ heritage apples.

About Us – Marcher Apple Network

Heritage apples and pears.

Signposting resources for groups

Resources for groups (Orchard Revival).


Andrew Lear

Advice and training.

Organic fruit trees available to buy

Fruit trees for sale from Walcot Nursery.

Useful infographics

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