Organic Vegetables

7.30pm, Wednesday 17th January

Little Comberton Village Hall

We will be able to enjoy and be informed by Jez Taylor, Manager of the Market Garden at Daylesford Organic Farm in Gloucestershire, who will tell us about growing organic vegetables.

Jez comes from a family-run plant nursery in the Vale of Evesham; he trained in horticulture at Reading University and in 1998 set up his own market garden business. In 2007 he was appointed as consultant for a market garden initiative being set up by the Eden Project. He became Market Garden Manager at Daylesford in 2008.

 

Members £1 and visitors £3 to include light refreshments.

For further information please contact Edith Powell, tel: 710790

On Wednesday 18th November, 2015, Leigh Watt gave an illustrated talk about

 'Overbury Court Gardens - the History and Future Plans'

To find out more, click on this link:

            Leigh's gardening tips            

                                     

On Wednesday 20th January 2016 Helen Picton shared with us the story of 'Old Court Nurseries and the Picton Garden' situated in Colwall. The Pictons are well known specialist breeders and growers of Autumn-flowering asters since 1906. 

For further information about asters/Michaelmas daisies at Old Court Nurseries and the Picton Garden click here