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About Operation Farm

Operation Farm is a community-based organisation aimed at linking up sustainable and local food growers and producers with consumers. Our vision is to create a community farm for the benefit of people in… Continue reading

Get Involved

There are a few ways to get involved with Operation Farm: Hyde Park Community Allotment Operation Farm runs a community plot in Hyde where we grow veg to share and use in community… Continue reading

Abundance events 2022

Upcoming Tameside Abundance events: 10/09/22 Abundance pick day 11/09/22 Mossley Horticultural Show Pressing day 24/09/22 Abundance pick day 25/09/22 Friends of Egmont St Fields Harvest Festival & pressing day Further events TBC at:… Continue reading

Operation Farm AGM 2021

Announcing the online Operation Farm Annual General Meeting, a chance to review the year gone and plan ahead for the one to come.  6pm-7.30pm Wednesday 28 April 2021 Book here: We’ll talk about the allotment, the… Continue reading

Jigsaw Housing Residents – lend us your support for Wellbeing workshops

We need the support of Jigsaw Residents from now until midnight on Sunday 3rd November for our bid to deliver a programme of Winter Wellbeing Sessions. If it gains sufficient support the project… Continue reading

Operation Farm – Review of the year 2018

We featured this video of images at our Annual General Meeting in February 2019. Enjoy!

Amazing turn out for our AGM

What a fantastic turnout we had at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) back in Feb 2019; nearly 70 people rocked up and tucked in to some delicious home-made soup, prepared and served by… Continue reading

Join the Operation Farm committee!

Do you have skills to contribute to Operation Farm? We are looking for new board members, to help manage and direct the organisation and to fulfil some key roles – could you help?… Continue reading

Young Operation Farmers’ Launch Night

‘I Can Grow’ with The Young Operation Farmers We have had some sizzling summer news, having been awarded £9,988 from The Big Lottery. This will fund a 12-month ‘Young Operation Farmers’ Project, aimed… Continue reading

General Meeting and Volunteer Shindig

Thanks to the 50+ members, who attended our General Meeting and Volunteer Shindig on 22nd November 2017. Here’s the photo slideshow with music – if you’re watching on a PC, it should work,… Continue reading

General Meeting and Review of the Year 6pm 22nd November 2017 at The Kitchen, Ashton

Join us for some grub at The Kitchen, Ashton on 22nd November from 6pm for our General Meeting and Review of the Year

Celebrating our wonderful volunteers

Quite simply, Operation Farm couldn’t run all our exciting events and workshops, without the help of an army of volunteers. In this blog post we want to celebrate and thank 3 special ladies,… Continue reading