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All About Compost!!

Ever wondered how to make successful compost bins from recycled pallets?

Or how to make compost successfully in your back garden or your community project?

Come along to this great workshop where our pallet expert, Luke and our composting expert, Sara, will work with you to create great compost bins for the gardens at Hartcliffe City Farm, which will enable you to to take these hands on, practical skills back into your garden and your community. You’ll learn about siting, making and using the bins and there will be the opportunity to talk about compost teas and feeds too!!

To book your place just click on the link!!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/making-compost-bins-from-pallets-tickets-43094198909

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Success with Seeds

Following the success of our first seed sowing and growing course, here is the opportunity to join the same course for those of you who asked for it to be run at the weekend!!

We will cover what to sow, when and how as well as pest and disease management and how to grow your seedlings on to be successful and productive plants.

To book your place just click on the link below!!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/success-with-seeds-tickets-43619916344

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Hartcliffe City Farm Work Party

Join us for our first spring time work party at Hartcliffe City Farm. We will be working to create more beds and starting to sow and plant into the raised beds and polytunnels.

Our work party will run from 10-4 and everyone is welcome.

At the same time we will be running our great course, Success with Seeds and if you would like to join Sara Venn in that course please book using the below link!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2082666708635482

 

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Avonmouth GardenAlong…….

This will be the first of our events in Avonmouth, making the metre square beds that we are going to support our growers to grow in!!

We still have a few spaces left for people to join in so if you’d like to grow some food in your garden this season, coming along to a fun event once mer month and learning as you go, why not drop us an email or give us a call. All you need to take part is a BS11 postcode.

Email is sara@ediblebristol.org.uk or call 07786 194805.

For more info take a look here

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Success with Seeds

Our Sara Venn will be running this course at Hartcliffe City Farm where she will share her horticultural knowledge of seed sowing, potting on and keeping small plants alive, ensuring the become productive. Pest and diseases, timings and good practice will all recovered along to what to do if things go wrong.

Not only will you learn loads about seed sowing, but you’ll also have the opportunity to sow a variety of seeds to take home with you.

Places are limited so book your place by clicking on the link below!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/success-with-seeds-tickets-42286282409

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Hartcliffe City Farm Work Party

Following the success of our first work party at Hartcliffe City Farm, we are announcing our second on the same day as the farm are holding their Christmas Fair, December 2nd.

We will be focusing on polytunnel 2 and, as long as the weather is on side, looking at strimming some of the grass and hopefully rescuing a couple of raised beds.

We’ll also be chatting with people about our plans in the garden and with the farm, our projects for next year and,of course, about how you can be involved!!

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Hartcliffe City Farm Work Party

We are supporting Hartcliffe City Farm and will be running a series of work parties and other events in order to begin to get their garden area back up and running, so that it is both productive and beautiful. This will be the first of many events, and we will be clearing and organising the polytunnels so that they can be utilised properly come the beginning of next growing season. There is also work to be done on the outdoor beds as well as strimming, clearing and tidying!

The farm is in Hartcliffe and easily accessed by the number 75 and 76 buses. there is also plenty of parking available.

Why not come along and find out more about this beautiful city farm that so few people have heard of?

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Pallet Workshop……

Come along to Avonmouth Community Centre and learn how to make simple seats with pallets! The seats we are making today will be for the garden at the Community Centre, and will be used by groups to sit outside and enjoy the garden, which we will also be supporting some work in over the next few months……

You don’t need to bring anything to this workshop other than some enthusiasm and possibly a hammer……

For more info and to book your free place just click on the link below!!

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/free-pallet-building-workshop-tickets-39526137742

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