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Would you like to learn to grow your own fruit and veg?

Would you like to learn to grow your own fruit and veg?Volunteer Master Gardeners offer ‘free’ food growing advice and support to local residents and groups in Islington and Camden.     Receive up to 12 months free advice on growing herbs, fruit and veg Join a group of neighbours, friends or family and share the enjoyment of growing with others Learn to eat more healthily, […]

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MG Brittney joins the ‘Growbags to Gourmets’ cookery course at St Lukes

Brittney-for-webIn this blog, MG Brittney shares her experiences of volunteering at St Lukes Community Centre, as part of the cookery series ‘Grow Bags to Gourmets’     ”In each of the cookery classes there are about 8-10 people all over the age of 60 that attend this monthly workshop. They have various mobility issues and […]

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Veteran MG Brigid shares her gardening top tips and achievements!

Veteran MG Brigid shares her gardening top tips and achievements!Dear all, September has arrived so now is the time to take stock of our gardening efforts. What went well and what didn’t work out so well? Did you eat your own nutritious produce? Didn’t it taste much better? My biggest success was in growing ‘mouse melon‘ plants (Melothia Scabra) – pictured above, from seed […]

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Grow Clyde Road Wins ‘Best Vegetable Garden Category’ in Peabody in Bloom Awards 2014!

Grow Clyde Road Wins ‘Best Vegetable Garden Category’ in Peabody in Bloom Awards 2014!Garden Organic’s ‘Grow Clyde Road’ community food growing project has won ‘Best Vegetable Garden‘ in the Peabody in Bloom Awards 2014. The project was funded by the Peabody Housing Trust to encourage residents of the Clyde Road Estate to become more active in their local community through a shared interest in food growing. Since the […]

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Master Gardener Training Day on Container Growing – Sat 4th October 2014

Master Gardener Training Day on Container Growing – Sat 4th October 2014We hope you’ll come along to this fantastic opportunity to learn more about container growing. The workshop’s morning session will cover What to grow in containers and spacing and cover choosing the best crops to grow in containers and what size containers are best. We will also cover:  How many plants can you grow in […]

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