Altes Land, Hamburg, 1 March, 2018
What’s that? In the far north of Germany it’s currently cold as ice and there are still cherries? You must be joking. That’s why we turn directly to our quality expert Winfrid »Wifi« Schuster.
»The fruits in the photo are from last year and they have, of course, already been eaten,« he says, curbing our appetites. Wifi is currently visiting Master Grower Jacob Hinrich Feindt in the Altes Land next to Hamburg, and checking the current cherry situation. »What’s so special here is the fact that the trees are covered – so they’re protected the whole year.« Rain (we just say, »Schietwetter« or »crap weather«) can, for example, injure the