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The final plum is in – the Wickson. And the first of the new peaches – the Late Italian Red. However I was struck yet again by the soil profile and just how thin is the layer we rely on. In the orchard there is a about 12-15cm of dark loamy top soil, about the same of yellow your clay and then lime stone requiring a pick to break up.

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