Harvesting citrus

I have news rich in fruitful goodness! Today I have been busy harvesting from the citrus orchard which bears a variety of oranges, satsuma, mandarin, blood orange, grapefruit and lemons. I’ve also been looking at plant health and have noticed a variety of scale and mealy bug which we shall treat with organic insecticidal soap […]

A taste of Sicily

I’ve been here for almost a month of a 6 month project working in conjunction with culinary school. It’s been so busy, I’ve only just had time to write!   Well.. What a place. I am situated amongst a beautiful landscape and surrounded by an estate over 5 times the size of Hyde Park!   […]