Events & Courses

SEEOG - Where do our seeds come from? - talk by David Price

Join South East Essex Organic Gardeners for their talk with David Price - Where do our seeds come from?

at: 
Growing Together Westcliff, 47 Fairfax Drive, Westcliff-On-Sea, Essex, SS0 9AG
on: 
Monday, 19 November 2018 -
8:00pm to 10:00pm

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Liverpool Organic Gardeners - Veganism and the Environment, a talk by Ted Grant

Liverpool Organic Gardeners - Veganism and the Environment, a talk by Ted Grant

Join Liverpool Organic Gardeners for their November meeting and talk. Ted Grant of the Vegan Society and the Green Party will be delivering his talk Veganism and the Environment.

at: 
Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church L18 1LF
on: 
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

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Avon Organic Group November meeting

Avon Organic Group - A talk with Maggi Brown 'A Healthy Garden Needs Diversity'


Come and learn about diversity and its value in the garden. Maggi Brown has a wealth of experience at explaining all aspects of growing and horticulture to all sorts of audiences and a real feel for the kind of information they will need.

So if you would like to learn more about a healthy garden - or perhaps you are involved in working with groups of people who aren’t quite sure about what diversity might be about in relation to growing and plants - if you’d like to hear from an expert in passing on information and enjoyment – come along!

at: 
The Station, Silver Street, Bristol BS1 2AG
on: 
Thursday, 22 November 2018 -
7:00pm 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 4:00pm

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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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