Ken Crowther takes a regular trip to the fruit farms at Tiptree in Essex.

Download the podcasts to hear what’s going on at the farm and how the fruit crop is prepared before being turned into the world famous jam.

Ken Crowther has been chatting with Farm Administrator Dan at Tiptree about the Medlar crop.

The pair also chat about what happens on the farm over winter.

Ken takes a trip to Tiptree Farms and chats with Farm manager Andrey about the plum crop.

We take another visit to Wilkin’s Farm in Tiptree where the fruit is grown for the world famous Tiptree jam. In this podcast, we find out how the weather can impact growth even when the plants are under cover and what the best temperature is for growing strawberries.