Monthly Archives: March 2015

March organic gardening blog

Spring is upon us and the next couple of months are a busy time of the year for us gardeners if we want to reap the fruits (and vegetables of course!) of our labour later on in the year. So now is the time to get going with planning your crop rotation (click here for…

Start collecting: Seed and plant swap

Start collecting your spare seeds and plants as we’ve a seed and plant swap on Saturday 28th March at the Hythe Town Hall, Undercroft, in the centre of the High Street from 10am to midday. If you have seeds, seedlings or other plants going spare, please do bring them along and swap them for something…

Learn the art of pruning

Forest-Gardening

There is a chance to learn the art of pruning within a wonderful Forest Garden setting on Sunday, April 12th (postponed from two weeks earlier due to bad weather). We’ll meet Nigel in Woodchurch, by the village green, at 10:30 (make contact if you want to share travel). He will give a talk and demonstration…

Bumper turn out for beach clean

Last Saturday we had our biggest ever turn out for a litter pick, with good numbers of regular Transition volunteers joined for the first time by local cub scouts. Supported as always by Shepway District Council’s Giles and Nicola, the massed ranks were armed with sticks and bags before descending onto the beach and surrounding…