The Garden of England gets a taste of the exotic
This year’s scorching summer has not only been welcomed by sunbathers; the region’s fruit farmers are also celebrating. And among the apples, blackberries and plums, a new crop is about to enter the food chain.
Deep in the Garden of England a grower has decided to grow an exotic fruit on a commercial basis – and is hoping grocers and supermarkets will bite.
‘Meridian News’, August 2013