Events & Courses

Liverpool Organic Gardeners - Rehoming hedgehogs and visiting gardens

Liverpool Organic Gardeners - January meeting

Join Liverpool Organic Gardeners for their first meeting of 2019 - Rehoming hedgehogs and visiting gardens.

at: 
Elm Hall Drive, Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church, Liverpool L18 1LF
on: 
Tuesday, 15 January 2019 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm

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Practical Pruning

This course will teach you about pruning a variety of small trees and shrubs, whether that be for shape or production. Pruning can sometimes seem overly complicated, so a big aim of the session will be to discuss the main principles and boost your confidence levels.

at: 
Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Monday, 28 January 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

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Kenilworth Organic Potato Day & Seed Swap

The Heart of England Organic Group will once again be holding their Potato Day & Seed Swap.

at: 
Kenilworth Senior Citizens Club, Abbey End car park, CV8 1QJ
on: 
Saturday, 2 February 2019 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

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Shropshire Organic Gardeners Potato Fest 2019

Join Shropshire Organic Gardeners for their 2019 Potato Fest and talk about all things potatoes!

The 2019 Potato Fest will be bigger and better with a brand new venue for 2019. They'll be tubers, seeds, plants and much more to buy as well as refreshments.

Wattlesborough Village Hall is located just off the A458 Shrewsbury to Welshpool Road near Halfway House. It will be well sign posted.

at: 
Wattlesborough Village Hall, SY5 9DX
on: 
Saturday, 9 February 2019 -
9:00am to 3:00pm

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Introduction to the prnciples of organic growing

Introduction to the principles of organic growing

Most people think of organic growing as ‘growing without chemicals’, but there is so much more to it than that. Organic growing works creatively with nature, making both the soil and the environment a place where plants will thrive.

at: 
Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Wednesday, 13 February 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

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Spring in your organic garden course

Spring in your organic garden

Spring into growing with the first in the new series of organic growing courses! This course gives an overview of what to do in spring, including:  planning what to grow, seed sowing and plant raising, soil preparation, composting, common pests and diseases (to look out for) and wildlife needs.

at: 
Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Thursday, 7 March 2019 -
10:00am to 1:00pm

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Planning your organic growing plot

Planning your organic growing plot

Successful organic growing is all about good planning. This half day course is perfect for gaining an understanding of how to plan out a growing space for an allotment or garden using organic principles. You will learn how to plan your plot organically, with a focus on crop rotation, preventing pests and diseases, maximising harvests and planning for the year ahead.

at: 
Garden Organic, Ryton Organic Gardens, Wolston Lane, near Coventry, CV8 3LG
on: 
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 -
2:00pm to 5:00pm

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