Pear Necessities: wilding an orchard

I spoke to Natasha Soares about Pear Necessities, an organic orchard in Kent that supplies Growing Communities’ veg scheme and farmers’ market in Stoke Newington.


What do you grow (the clue’s in the name...)?

Not just pears actually! We grow top fruit – that’s fruit that grows on trees, not bushes: apples, plums, cherries, gages and pears.