Fun with Filbert

Some folks get very excited going to a new shopping mall or store opening... Although I can't relate I was thrilled to finally step foot onto the premise of Nature Tech Nursery Ltd. in Langley, BC to pick up our last batch of nut trees - 75 beautiful filberts!  I felt like doing cartwheels down… Continue reading Fun with Filbert

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Nut Wars

The cackling early morning call of the Stellar jay in September signals that the hazelnuts in the orchard are ripe and edible. The red squirrel's chattering and bantering with the Stellar jay signals the nut war has begun. Winner takes all. We have 8 hazelnuts in our orchard that are approximately 15 years old and producing copious amounts of… Continue reading Nut Wars