Draft Aims & objectives (September 2020)


SCOG exists to promote apples and orchards in the Stamford area.

  • Educating the public, including local schools and community groups, about the value and management of orchards and local varieties of apples.

  • Managing and promoting community orchards for recreation, education and their valued biodiversity.

  • Advising and assisting the public about the identification, cultivation and use of apples.

  • Helping to set up and manage locally valuable orchards.

  • Researching and propagating unidentified local apples.

  • Celebrating apple-related traditions.

  • Raising funds to further our objectives.