We have received a grant from the council to put in a few extra taps and waterbutts in between the ones we have. Currently there is an exploratory trench open on the top road (Howard St end). It is safely
We have just taken delivery of French Beans, Runner Beans, Broad Beans, Garlic, Onion Sets, Shallots, Peas and a variety of other seeds. 120 litre Water butts have been reduced to £22, so very good value! Potatoes are due for
Stewarding our Soil Workshop Event Hosts: Regenerative Agriculture UK Venue: Sandy Lane Farm, OX9 2LA Sunday 28th January 2018 9am-5pm The event is being run by Regenerative Agriculture UK and the workshop will be delivered by Dave Beecher. “The focus
We hire a skip each year (this year two, due to the first being filled in one day), at considerable expense, to allow plotholders to dispose of rubbish. We do not have a regular waste collection due to the cost
Andy Howard of the Heritage Fruit Tree Company will be running Winter Pruning + Grafting Training Courses 20th and 21st Jan, 3rd and 4th Feb. More details here: Dear Fruit Lover .
O&DFAA (Oxford and District Federation of Allotment Associations) will be holding its 1st POTATO FAIR in conjunction with Pennard Potatoes. On Thursday 22nd February, from 2pm – 7pm at West Oxford Community Centre, Botley Road. Admission FREE, All welcome (Parking is very limited on site. Botley
We have taken delivery of 3 large piles of manure, which is now available for £2 a barrow-load. Please pay in the shop when it opens again on 7th January, or put the money in an envelope with your plot
All welcome at the Donnington Arms, on the corner of Howard St and Silver Road. Sunday 17th December from 6.30pm.
The Urban Wildlife Group have rehomed some slow-worms on their site, so we are likely to see them on the allotments. These are NOT snakes – they are a type of legless lizard. They are protected under UK law, so
As the skip we ordered for the work party was mysteriously full to the brim within half a day, we will be having it collected this week and another one delivered to try and meet demand. The space in this