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Updated report highlights rising costs for British apple and pear farmers

In an update to the 2020 analysis of the cost increases to British apple and pear growers, Andersons accounting have revealed…

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British apples and pears announces 2021 plans for the season

British Apples & Pears Limited (BAPL) held its annual trade event on Friday 14th May 2021. In line with government guidance, the event…

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‘Expecting pear-ents’ take note: Leading nutritionist outlines why pears should be part of a healthy diet when you’re pregnant

Top nutritionist Lily Soutter partnered with British Apples and Pears to promote the benefits of consuming pears throughout pregnancy. A…

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Leading nutritionist Rob Hobson says the ‘Happy Apple Plan’ is the best way to help shift those extra pounds

As a result of the pandemic, healthy eating is riding higher on the consumer agenda than ever before. Leading nutritionist…

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Phil Vickery cooks up a storm with British apples on ITV’s This Morning

To celebrate the start of the British Apples and Pears season, with this year's harvest delivering a whopping 1.6 billion…

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Celebrity chef Raymond Blanc OBE launches the 2020 British apple and pear season

5th October marked the start of the 2020 Great British apple season, with supermarkets well stocked with home-grown varieties. To…

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COVID-19 adds up to 15% on labour costs

The report by Andersons and jointly funded by the NFU, British Apples and Pears, British Summer Fruits and British Growers…

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British apples & pears trade briefing 2020

On the 19th May British Apples and Pears hosted an online trade webinar to discuss promotional plans for the season…

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It’s apple O’clock!

Many are familiar with the phrase ‘an apple a day keeps the doctor away’, but few of us realise how…

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A new apple just for Brexit day

To mark Brexit Day, British Apples & Pears renamed an apple, for just 24 hours. The special apple was christened…

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New season reveals best apple colour this century, say British growers

The UK harvest has arrived with over 50 varieties of Great British apples to choose from Most colourful crop this…

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Great British apples crop predicted for 2019-2020

Volume of British apples continues to grow thanks to ongoing investment, new varieties and increasing yields from younger orchards Advanced…

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