26th September 2019
Talk "Growing Fruit Organically"
Tim Foster, Local Author & Lecturer on Organic Horticulture
Probably everything you are likely to need to know to improve the quality of the fruit you want to grow on your plot.
24th October 2019
Talk "Garlic – History, Health & How to Grow"
Rob Solari of the Isle if Wight Garlic Farm
Learn how garlic came to Britain from its origins in Asia and how Colin Boswell of the Isle of Wight Garlic Farm has toured the world to bring surprising varieties back to the UK; about its renaissance in the UK and which varieties are easier to grow successfully here. Selected seed garlic bulbs will be available to buy on the night.
Group Seed Order - catalogues and order forms available (members only)
28th November 2019
Talk "The Life in Your Soil - Soil Biology for Growers"
Tom Hartley, Soil Association
A chance to catch up with the latest research on the structure of the soil, all of the life teeming within, and the implications for organic growers and gardeners about best practice.
Group Seed Order - forms and payment due (members only)
Meetings on 4th Thursday of the month