October 25, 2014 at 10am to October 26, 2014 at 4pm
'Cob in the Community' will be running a 'live build' over two days, providing expert advice and teaching participants how to build a cob oven out of London clay and recycled materials. So community groups will be able to bake cakes, bread and even roast dinners in the Sensory Garden! The course usually costs £200 per person, but we are able to offer it at the discounted price of £40 (or free if you receive benefits or live in Golborne). If you can only attend one day then the cost is…See More
Farmival is a celebration of urban farming with live music, food growing workshops, seedling giveaways, crafts for kids, tours of Meanwhile's Sky Garden, raw food edible skincare and local stalls.We'll be building a plastic bottle greenhouse on the day, so please bring your empty plastic bottles with you, we need 000s!!!Have a look at the website for more information about who's going to be there on the day.…See More
From 18th May to 9th June 2013 Salusbury Road will become an Edible High Road...Shops along Salusbury Road have agreed to sponsor a fruit tree outside their premises for a 3 week period as a part of the Chelsea Fringe.The event will make our High St beautiful, and spark a conversation about growing fruit locally.So far the following shops have signed up:Queens Park PartnershipCutting CrewLewis EstatesQueens Park Real EstateWorldly Wicked and WiseWine RackPlease tell those that have signed up…See More
HERB PLANTING WORKSHOP4 week course held Saturday mornings at Meanwhile Gardens W10 5BNSaturdays May 18, May 25, June 8 & June 22 from 10.30am to 12noon£25 / £15 concessions (inc. Farm the City volunteers)A great place to start growing your own – learn to sow, propagate and ‘plant out’ a combination of leafy and woody herbs. Guided from start to finish by expert grower James, head grower at…See More
"Hello! Everyone is invited to 'like' the new Farm the City London facebook page for updates on volunteering opportunities at local growing spaces in Golborne, and planned 2013 festival at Meanwhile Gardens in…"
"Hello! Everyone is invited to 'like' the new Farm the City London Facebook page for updates on volunteering opportunities at local growing spaces in Golborne, and planned 2013 festival
Most of the plot is now divided into mini-plots, with individuals each taking responsibility for a numbered mini-plot. 'Garden together' events, where as many members as possible come along are posted on the website regularly. Large tools are provided but please bring your own small trowel, fork and gloves. If you are interested in having a mini-plot, please register on the website and post a comment with your enquiry. See More
"The film sounds great, thank you for organising. I am very interested in the local food economy, and I'm thinking about organising a summertime event to celebrate and promote farming in the city. It would be great to meet people who would like…"
Hello! Everyone is invited to 'like' the new Farm the City London Facebook page for updates on volunteering opportunities at local growing spaces in Golborne, and planned 2013 festival www.facebook.com/farmthecitylondon