We had an amazing 2022 for Kent school trips here at Brogdale Collections and loved welcoming all the different classes. We hope to see you again this year for more fun hands-on learning! Great value day out to remember, that meets your curriculum needs! We provide fun, fruit-filled Kent school trips, where […]
What is fruit tree grafting? Fruit tree grafting is a historic propagation method where a stem (scion) is fused to a rootstock to create a new plant. The purpose of fruit tree grafting is to take one plant’s qualities and merge them with the roots of a stronger, resilient, already established plant. By choosing the […]
Winter Pruning Insights from John Easton for fruit trees – Summer/ Autumn 2022 and How to prepare for 2023. Tis the season to be winter pruning… Gardeners know that growing can often be a challenge, but even accepting that is sometimes not enough. Following the rules of growing and winter pruning you may think that […]
Give the gift of a rural experience for Christmas Brogdale Collections in Faversham has a packed programme of rural workshops planned for 2022 which are perfect gifts for anyone who loves growing, making or nature. Many of the courses take place in the orchards and buildings at Brogdale and are delivered by friendly, knowledgeable specialists. […]
Volunteers and gleaners have helped save the apple harvest at Brogdale Collections.
Do you have an unidentified apple tree? Apple Tree Identification service from Brogdale. Autumn is the perfect time to seek help in identifying your apple tree. Many people have apple trees in their garden which may have lost their name tags and their names are forgotten. However, understanding the variety of an apple is incredibly […]
If your kids love being outside and getting their hands dirty, we’ve got plenty of activities to keep them busy at Brogdale Collections.
The promoter is Brogdale Collections, registered office Brogdale Farm, Brogdale Road, Faversham. The competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 years or over except employees of Brogdale Collections, their close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organisation or judging of the competition. There is no entry fee and no purchase […]
National Apple Festival is back and bigger than ever for 2019, as we celebrate the 2,200 varieties of apple in the National Fruit Collection.