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Meet the new Master Gardeners

Meet the new Master Gardeners

A very warm welcome to North London’s new Master Gardeners, who completed their induction training at the weekend (16/17th May) and are now fully-fledged food-growing mentors. The 21 keen volunteers are ready to start helping people in the boroughs of Camden and Islington grow their own food to benefit health, happiness and wellbeing. Over two […]

Herbs, Spuds and Beetroot

Herbs, Spuds and Beetroot

After the morning rain, which was much needed, we got stuck into a couple of hours of gardening. April is a busy time for gardeners, getting the soil ready, mulching fruit, sowing hardy crops in the ground, sowing tender crops indoors and last-minute planning. The plot on Fairweather Close looked much better after last month’s […]

Growing space now ready for planting at Haverstock Hill Gardening Group!

Growing space now ready for planting at Haverstock Hill Gardening Group!

Tasha Eve a Master Gardener at Haverstock Hill, a St Mungos Broadway Sheltered Housing project shares the latest progress of the gardening group. These activities form part of the Growing for Health programme ”Fellow Master Gardner Les Coupland and I first got involved with the gardening project at Haverstock Hill in August 2014. We started […]

Looking forward to harvest time at The Conway House Gardening Group

Looking forward to harvest time at The Conway House Gardening Group

Gosia Glinska, Work and Learning Mentor at Conway House, a  Sheltered Housing scheme run by Saphire Independent Housing shares the latest progress of their gardening group and the welcome involvement of Master Gardener Helene Guild. ”Up until September 2014 the garden of our hostel was underused and crying out for attention,  so I spoke to […]

Worms, Broad Beans and Soil

Worms, Broad Beans and Soil

Glimpses of sunshine made it through the grey sky to get us inspired for a busy afternoon of gardening on Grow Clyde Road last Saturday (14th March). Lots of familiar faces came to greet us, Ciaran, Denis with his brother and two cousins, and Holly and Tracy who grew the wonderful sunflowers last year, and […]

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Herbs, Spuds and Beetroot

Herbs, Spuds and BeetrootAfter the morning rain, which was much needed, we got stuck into a couple of hours of gardening. April is a busy time for gardeners, getting the soil ready, mulching fruit, sowing hardy crops in the ground, sowing tender crops indoors and last-minute planning. The plot on Fairweather Close looked much better after last month’s […]

Growing space now ready for planting at Haverstock Hill Gardening Group!

Looking forward to harvest time at The Conway House Gardening Group

Events

Jul 19th: London Permaculture Festival 2015

Celebrate all thinks Permaculture at the London Permaculture Festival. Come along for workshops (intro and advanced), ‘how-to’ sessions, storytelling, films, a stalls market and children’s zone. Discussions, networking and learning about creative solutions for a sustainable, healthy future. Last year there were many inspiring stalls and workshops including permaculture in pots, designing  a garden city, […]

News

Meet the new Master Gardeners

Meet the new Master GardenersA very warm welcome to North London’s new Master Gardeners, who completed their induction training at the weekend (16/17th May) and are now fully-fledged food-growing mentors. The 21 keen volunteers are ready to start helping people in the boroughs of Camden and Islington grow their own food to benefit health, happiness and wellbeing. Over two […]

Countdown to Induction Training for new Master Gardeners

Garden Organic’s Master Gardener Programme wins national award

Case Studies

Growing space now ready for planting at Haverstock Hill Gardening Group!

Growing space now ready for planting at Haverstock Hill Gardening Group!Tasha Eve a Master Gardener at Haverstock Hill, a St Mungos Broadway Sheltered Housing project shares the latest progress of the gardening group. These activities form part of the Growing for Health programme ”Fellow Master Gardner Les Coupland and I first got involved with the gardening project at Haverstock Hill in August 2014. We started […]

Looking forward to harvest time at The Conway House Gardening Group

The Abbey Gardeners receive a little help from Master Gardeners Maria Elena and Enza