While we’re on the subject of growing your own food (see the previous post), we’ve had this in from South East Essex Orgnaic Gardeners. Okay, we know it’s not until next February but as diaries can fill up quickly, we’re giving you advance notice of this event…
SE Essex Seed Potato Day is organised and run entirely by volunteers from both SE Essex Organic Gardeners and local charity, Trust Links – http://www.trustlinks.org/
Why not put it in your diary now?
Saturday 24 February | 10:00 – 14:00
Growing Together Westcliff, 47 Fairfax Drive (corner of Fairfax Drive and Prittlewell Chase), Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9AG.
Please use the entrance in Prittlewell Chase.
Free admission – delicious refreshments available.
Well over 30 varieties of seed potato (some organic) sold individually at 20p per tuber (1 free tuber for every 5 bought), plus Sturon and Stuttgart Giant onion sets.
– Onion sets, Sturon and Stuttgart Giant: £1.00 per half pound
– Organic potato fertiliser
– Chicken pellets
– Dalefoot Composts
– Southend Seed Swap
– Allotment advice from Jeff Barber, The National Allotment Society
– The Soil Association’s latest organic research literature
Please check our website for updates – http://seeog.org.uk/