News article 1957 - Archive Journal 2007, Vegetable growers are told your asparagus is the best!


Newspaper article about asparagus making a come-back in the Vale of Evesham in the 21st century and was also popular 50 years ago when the Evesham Asparagus Show of 1957 attracted national interest; a Covent Garden salesman told Evesham growers, "Others cannot grow asparagus like you can." For the fifth year, the best bundle was won by Mr C W Brotherton of Evesham.

Year Created: 2007
Publication Date/Date Made: 31st May 2007
Physical Characteristics (Dimension): 21 cm x 29.7 cm
Physical Characteristics (Description): Article stuck on 1 sheet of A4 paper
Donor or Creator of Records: The Badsey Society
Provenance: Article from The Evesham Journal (copyright and courtesy of The Evesham Journal)
Nature of Acquisition: Collected for the Archive
Accession Date: 2007
Access Conditions: Contact Archive Manager
Reference: 4/AMG/ASP/N