Truffle Tree Blog
 
 
Plan B
09th February 2014
 
We're not having too much luck with dogs so maybe we should try pigs for truffle hunting?
 
Truffle Hunt 30th January 2014-02-03
30th January 2014
 
Good news and bad news.
 
Truffle Hunt 17th February 2013
17th February 2013
 
Since the beginning of the truffle season the weather had been incredibly wet.
 
A Video of the Truffière
11th February 2013
 
We haven't shown a video of the truffière for several years.
 
Truffle Hunting
11th February 2013
 
The last couple of months have been incredibly wet.
 
Truffle Tree joins Facebook
14th October 2012
 
Hannah has today set up a Facebook page for Truffle Tree.
 
Truffle Hunt 3rd March 2012
4th March 2012
 
We had planned to hunt for truffles again in late January.
 
Truffle Tree's Future Assured
2nd February 2012
 
My daughter, Hannah, her partner, Rob, and their three children have now bought the house next door and have moved down here to join the Truffle Tree team.
 
The Amazing Adventures of Oinky Grub
03rd January 2012
 
It’s not everyone that gets to be a villain in a children’s book!
 
See Your Tree on Google Street View
01st November 2011
 
To my utter amazement I have just discovered that the truffière can be seen on Street View!
 
Truffle Hunting at Le Gardian
13th January 2011
 
Today saw our first truffle hunt of the 2010/11 season.
 
A Short Video
11th October 2010
 
On September 28th we were visited by a film crew from Reuters TV.
 
The Radio 4 Electric Ride team arrive
03rd July 2010
 
The backup car with Rose and Kevin arrived around five o’clock on July 2nd.
 
Truffle Tree on Radio 4
16th June 2010
 
A team from Radio 4's long-running programme, You and Yours, is journeying around Europe in an electric car.
 
A Holm Oak Problem
01st June 2010
 
We have had a few sudden deaths of Holm Oaks.
 
Le Gardian Truffle Hunt
22nd February 2010
 
Today (22nd February) we were visited by one of the leading French truffle hounds.
 
A Great Article
20th February 2010
 
Below is a link to a great article in "France Today"
 
Lalbenque - Newspaper Reports
03rd January 2010
 
Two very different market days.
 
Lalbenque 2009 Revisited
23rd December 2009
 
Two very different days at Lalbenque truffle market
 
Polly RIP
03rd December 2009
 
Polly died on 4th September.
 
Lalbenque 2009
03rd December 2009
 
The first market of the 2009/10 season was held on 1st December.
 
An Addition to the Family
19th August 2009
 
A white Truffle
 
Further News about Polly
19th August 2009
 
Sad news about Polly.
 
A Laugh for French-speaking Cricketers
04th February 2009
 
Papa Joue au Cricket
 
One Hell of a Storm
27th January 2009
 
In the early hours of Saturday the 24th a major storm began to hit South West France.
 
Update on Polly
29th January 2009
 
Things were going so well, as I foolishly revealed in the December 2008 newsletter.
 
Good Luck Mr President
20th January 2009
 
An amazing day!
 
The best neighbour in the world?
17th February 2008
 
Don't read this if you cry watching Bambi
 
Good news on Polly
08th February 2008
 
Polly's fistulae have improved enormously.
 
More news of Polly
31st January 2008
 
Today Polly returned to the Vet School at Toulouse.
 
More worries about Polly
28th January 2008
 
Things have got worse.
 
Worries about Polka
26th January 2008
 
For some days now my concern about Polly has been growing.