I just love it when the first strawberries ripen and the berry picking season begins.
Arbroath-based Angus Soft Fruits saw sales soar to almost £160 million last year,
Brambles, haws and elderberries, a verge-side scattering of scarlet and black fruits hanging heavy on bushes and forming a bountiful larder along this narrow lane in Strathdevon.
Old Course chef Martin Hollis tries an old Quaker recipe for a berry crumble traybake
Rotting crops due to labour shortages are a world away from the halycon days of berry picking in Tayside and Fife.
Prime Minister Theresa May has been urged to stop “dithering” and introduce a temporary workers scheme as berry farms in Courier Country face an exodus of staff.
Home Secretary Amber Rudd is under growing pressure to explain how Brexit could impact on Perthshire's "vital" berry industry.
My favourite part of summer is the arrival of the Scottish berry season and here at The Newport we are coming to the end of a glorious season of amazing farmed and cultivated berries as well as foraged wild fruits for the kitchen.
Visitors to an Angus festival got the chance to sample the best beer and berries in Scotland on Saturday.
Gardeners could not ask for better weather this year.