incredible-edible-southwark

Hi all,

Two exciting workshops this March at Surrey Docks Farm, cost £15, £10 unwaged/low income. Booking essential, book soon as spaces are limited:

 Workshops in March at Surrey Docks Farm

 Balcony, windowbox and windowsill growing Sunday 16 March 2014

Plant room, Surrey Docks Farm
10-3pm

Learn how to grow your favourite plants in the city even in the smallest and most difficult of spaces. Learn simple techniques to guarantee success; get inspired about different containers and customising your own. Learn how to beat pests and diseases, grow your own pizza and indoor salad gardens. Sow three tasty balcony/windowsill crops to take home and and leave with your very own seasonal growing plan for your space. Workshop includes farm tour and practical. Delicious lunch available at the farm café or bring your own lunch.
Booking essential, book soon as spaces are limited. Cost: £15 or £10 unwaged/low income. Book online on the Farm website:http://www.surreydocksfarm.org.uk/balcony-windowbox-windowsill-growing-16-march-2014/ or by emailing kirsten@surreydocksfarm.org.uk

Pruning, growing and managing fruit Sunday 30 March 2014

Plant Room, Surrey Docks Farm
10-3 pm

Learn all about growing and looking after your fruit in the city – even on a balcony or in small spaces. Knowing how to prune correctly can make a big difference, so we’ll cover general pruning and plant care techniques, as well as specific techniques for fruit trees. Learn how to train your fruit into cordons and fans and appropriate tools for pruning and plant care. We’ll also cover planting techniques, aftercare and how to keep your plants healthy and productive – including protecting your fruit from hungry birds and slugs. Workshop includes practical session in the beautiful farm orchard with a Kew Gardens trained gardener, so you’ll leave confident to prune at home. Delicious lunch available at the farm café or bring your own lunch.
Booking essential,book soon as spaces are limited. Cost: £15 or £10 unwaged/low income. Book online on the farm website:http://www.surreydocksfarm.org.uk/pruning-growing-managing-fruit-30-march/Or by emailing kirsten@surreydocksfarm.org.uk

Cheers, look forward to seeing some of you there!
Kirsten

Kirsten Downer

Green Mentor
Bloomin’ Southwark
Surrey Docks Farm
Rotherhithe Street
London SE16 5ET
0207 231 1010
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2 responses to “incredible-edible-southwark

  1. Good Morning Kate

    trust you are well are you aware of any one from SRA attending the above on the 30th Mar Re Pruning/Fruit I’m keen to go

    Thanks Paul 62B Plot Holder

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