Category Archive: Events

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

It’s all go this autumn with Operation Farm

The apples are ripe for picking, the leaves are falling from the trees and frankly it’s gone a bit chilly, it can only mean one thing… …..autumn has arrived!!!

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