Horseless Carriage

Four GFAA volunteers easily match up to one horsepower when there is a job that needs doing. The Tuesday squad are always on the lookout for something that needs doing.  Give us a shout if you have something in mind.

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Proper “Old School” Plotting

The volunteer squad were passing Tuesday past when we spotted this plot. It turns out it belonged to Bill Noble and unfortunately, he has decided it’s time to give up the plot after many, many years with us and move on to follow other interests.  As you can see Bill…

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Fence Posts

Thanks go to Arshia on Plot 85 for this post and tip-off. Recently I  have contacted a gentleman (Doug) – who is selling more than 500  1.8m posts through Gumtree (In Dyce, Aberdeen) with the very attractive price ( 0,75p each). I personally got a few of these posts and…

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Super Troopers!

It takes a lot more than the odd wintry shower to put off our Tuesday Volunteer Squad.  They got well stuck in today removing the whin bushes on the North Bank by the car park.  Thanks to Gordon, Anne and Mike.

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Amazing Kiwi Fruits on Plot 23

Thanks go to Val on Plot 23 for this story. Perhaps I ought to start by saying this is not an April Fool’s Day story. :-) This is Val’s recent harvest of Kiwi Fruits grown on her plot outside against her south-facing wall. She says the fruits are small but perfectly…

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Bargain Seeds for GFAA Members

Remember, there is no need for GFAA members to fret about missing Black Friday bargains.  Our membership of the Dobies Garden Club Scheme means that 40% discounts on seeds and 10% reductions on other purchases are available throughout the year and as often as you like – as long as…

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