Bringing orchards into the heart of urban communities.

We are the only national charity dedicated to the creation, restoration and celebration of community orchards.

Our aim is that every household in the UK’s town and cities be within walking distance of a productive, well-cared-for, community-run orchard.

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    Level 2 Award in Forest Gardening

    - Learn all the skills you need to design, create and manage a forest garden by doing this 5 month accredited online course! It features the videos of Martin Crawford, author of several books on forest gardening and director of the… Read More

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  • Jargon Busting!

    April 8, 2021 - From eco- to bio-, with a bit of agro- in between, our Finance and Operations Manager, Kathryn, helps us decipher the basics of food growing terminology. Kathryn joined The Orchard Project last year. She explains why growing plants is so… Read More

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