Autumn days came and went.
Our pear tree usually produces a few rock hard miniature pears.
Are we going to be disappointed this year?
This is the technique. Bash the lower branches with a broom.
Ten intensive minutes later we have a windfall. I
It’s there between the end of the broom and the coke can.
We pick it up…
and return to broom bashing
Somethings’s caught her eye
A second pear?
Another bumper crop from Mother nature.
Master harvester swoops
Here are the fruits of our labour prominently displayed in our fruit bowl – seven blackberries and 2 miniature pears.