Case, Philip
June 2013
Farmers Weekly;6/7/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 23, p66
Trade Publication
The author looks at the benefits of the coldest spring in 50 years in Great Britain to orchards. He notes that the cold spell may increase the chances of bumper crops of apples and pears, raspberries and blackcurrants. The cold weather from February to May 2013 may provide excellent winter chilling conditions for fruit crops but will not be favorable for cereal crops.


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