Category Archive: Events

Meet Maddie, our new Operation Young Farmer

Thanks to funding from The Lottery’s Awards for All scheme and TESCO’s #BagsOfHelp initiative we have started to work on an Operation Young Farmer project, with kids aged 8-16years. It’s been a really popular… Continue reading

Operation Farm Presents Potluck Festival

Hey Operation Farmers as summer starts and our orchard starts to bear fruit, wouldn’t you love to find yourself picnicking with your family and friends, whilst listening to some chilled out music? On 16th July… Continue reading

Harvest Festival 2016 – a big thanks!

A massive thanks to everyone who came to this year’s Harvest Festival, it was a beautiful day with some estimates that we had 5,000 people through the gates. We ran a host of… Continue reading

Tameside4Good – The Tasty Business of Entrepreneurship!

With the assistance of Tameside4Good we’re running a series of workshops helping kids get a taste for the business of food. This fab bunch (below) have just planned their pop up stall at… Continue reading

Harvest time on the Community Allotment

This lovely haul of organic veg grown by our brilliant volunteers on Hyde Park community allotment and some preserves made with the fruit we harvested. We will be heading over to our Haggle… Continue reading

Mossley Horticultural Show

One of those days in England that you wish would never end ! Operation Farm took part in the Mossley Horticultural Show today: apple pressing, seed planting, recipe finding, horticultural show judging and… Continue reading

Tameside Scarecrow & Harvest Festival 2016

Hyde Park, Hyde, Tameside, 11am – 3pm Sunday 9th October It’s a Tameside-wide affair this year, but Operation Farm will be offering:   Apple pressing with Abundance Tameside volunteers Seasonal display, haggle ‘n’… Continue reading

An Orchard for Mossley

Operation Farm and Green Fingered George helps to plant an Orchard for Mossley, funded by Diggin’ Tameside with help from Rob Muir, Abundance Tameside, Incredible Edible Mossley, First Mossley Scouts & Mossley Makes.… Continue reading

Tulip Sunday in Tameside!

In April, the Tulip Tribe managed to recruit some new members despite a very cold and soggy event at Stamford Park today… I hope everyone who braved it (get it??) enjoyed themselves.

Operation Farm at the Tatton RHS flower show

Operation Farm is contributing veg to the Diggin’ Tameside Community Allotment for the prestigious Tatton RHS flower show. The garden is called MILL TOWN MEALS …a Community Allotment Celebrating and Encouraging Communal Growing in… Continue reading