Events Announcement Michael Hart

Saturday 18th April -Bonfire There will be a bonfire on Saturday 18th April, starting at 10.00 and continuing through the day. Help with stocking the bonfire will be appreciated through the day! Please be aware that Friday 17th will be the last day this year for feeding the bonfire pile with unwanted…

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Spring Flowers

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You will remember that we spent one of our Community Sunday’s at the back-end of the year planting 2000 spring bulbs kindly supplied via Aberdeen City Council. Well, it’s been a long, cold wait, but the fruits of our labours are now out for all to see and in their…

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Deer oh Dear

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I am not sure if it is wise to bring up the issue of immigration just at present, but we currently have a couple of visitors or new residents on our site who are likely to bring the issue to the fore before too long. As they continue to eat…

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A Straw in the Wind

Gill Earle from Plot 64 has come by a large bale of straw and has kindly offered to share it with other plotters. Gill is experimenting with a no dig method of growing tatties in straw and of course straw is a proven way protecting strawberries from contact with the…

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Community Sunday March 2015

Our latest Community Sunday was our most successful to date. Many thanks to all those who turned up.  With well over a dozen willing helpers we made light work of: Trimming the tree branches along the site’s Southern boundary de-littering and removing fallen branches over the site digging over the…

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Gardener’s Question Time Event

Thanks to Val Milne for providing information on this event: I thought this would possibly be of interest to fellow allotmenteers Gardener’s Question Time In support of Momentum skills. With Presenters of BBC’s Beechgrove Garden – Jim McColl and Carole Baxter And local retired horticulturist and soft fruit specialist Colin…

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