On the 14th. of march we set up a very small veg. bed. see U tube" admirals corner incredidible edible"on the17th. of June we harvested the potatoes. they were first 'Earlies' and made just over 21…Continue
South somerset Mind (Yeovil) is looking for a horticultural therapist for the Vanessa project.The role is paid for 6 hours a week at £10 per hour. Please phone Gill on 01935 474875 for further…Continue
As part of our InQEDible Edible Project, and as a member of the Incredible Edible Network, we are not only looking to grow crops on spare land in our local communities, but also to persuade our local…Continue
We are holding a meeting on Thursday 22 May for anyone interested in joining the project 7-8pm at 29 Ivythorn Road, Street. On Saturday we are going to have an informal open day where people can…Continue
Are you managing a traditional fruit or nut orchard in Somerset? Do you have an old orchard that is not being managed at present? I'm looking for a number of sites to study as part of a Masters…Continue
I'm currently studying for a MSc. in Sustainable Horticulture and Food Production at Schumacher College, Dartington.
I am a:
Home Grower, Trainer, Involved in a Community Project
Skills I can offer:
Sustainable horticultural techniques (labour-saving, working with nature, using composts, mulches and green manures etc and adopting permaculture design principes). I'm also an avid seed saver and swapper, food preserver and often found in a pickle!
Tools & Resources I can offer:
Somerset Community Food Apple Press
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I realise you may not have seen this that I put into a discussion thread, rather than here. So apologies for that.
I have been given permission to plant these on a public site owned by Williton Parish Council, so if you would give me a time when and how I can contact you, I can tell you more. Thanks. I hope you still have them available.
Carole - I may be able to help guide you to older orchards ... in somerset and wiltshire (though a bit further away)
Also your post was targeted at Somerset Orchards - it was a cooperative selling apple juice, my sister was involved setting up and running it, but sadly it has ceased trading, though I would be happy to make introductions
I told Nicole I'm not available for this and next week. After that should be OK. The only thing is that once you start editing you usually set the tone and style for the documentary, so that the others would follow. So if it's you to start then you'll be the Big Chief Editor!