Cider producers warn of drought

Flood damage to thousands of acres of English apple trees is causing a headache for Cider producers. The Winter floods have left apple orchards devastated, although the full extent of the damage may not be known for another six months or so.

Many of these trees were planted over the past decae as popularity of Cidrr increased, and this damage could affect the industry for years to come.

Last year around 1.5billion pints of cider were consumed!