Germany’s ‘Lord of the Apples’ and Stroud Apple Town

Posted on 24. Feb, 2013 by in Business, Community, Environment & Nature, Featured, Food & Drink

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In this film hear more about plans for Stroud Apple Town and meet Germany’s Lord of the Apples Eckart Brandt, who was in Stroud on Friday 10th August. Eckart is a knowledgeable and popular apple expert and historian, who was visiting England from Germany and shared some of his thoughts about his 20 years of work preserving and popularising traditional north German apple varieties in the Hamburg area. Film by Philip Booth – apols for quality – had small digital camera as hadn’t intended to film this event! This film was updated in May 2013.

See Andy Read’s blog about plans for work on Ebley Linear Orchard and more:
See Horsley Orchard:
See apple juicing in Randwick:
See Gloucestershire Orchard Trust:
See Day’s Cottage:
More films about apples on Stroud Community TV by clicking on the ‘apples’ label.

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One Response to “Germany’s ‘Lord of the Apples’ and Stroud Apple Town”

  1. marttin hayes

    28. Feb, 2013

    Very good film .it’s always good to hear people enthusiastic about their work and Eckart takes that one step further with his involvement in community projects .I have wanted to visit Hamburg for sometime this gives me an extra reason to go. Martin Hayes Orchardist

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