Category Archive: Events

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

Operation Farm – Lunchtime Cookery Sessions 

10th June 10-1pm – Induction & Food Hygiene & Safety 17th June 10-1pm – The Eatwell Plate 24th June 10-1pm – Salts, Fats and Sugars 1st July 10-1pm – Food Labels 8th July 10-1pm – Takeaways vs Preparing… Continue reading

Book Now for FREE fruit tree grafting session – limited spaces!

Please note this workshop is now fully booked Saturday 21st February @ Hyde Park, Tameside Operation Farm will be holding a grafting workshop at Hyde Park, Tameside on 21st February where you can… Continue reading

Enjoy the outdoors this Half term with Operation Farm

Arts activities for kids & Open Day, Hyde Park Saturday 21st February – All welcome! Operation Farm will be holding an Open Day with drop in art activities for kids on Saturday 21st… Continue reading

Pruning in the snow!

It was a very chilly winter pruning session at the weekend in Hyde Park Orchard, but a hardy group of enthusiastic participants joined us nonetheless to learn about winter fruit tree pruning and… Continue reading

Book now for FREE Winter Fruit Tree Pruning Session

Winter fruit tree pruning – Hyde, Tameside Saturday 31st January 2015, 10.30am – 1.30pm Led by Samuel Bolton  (Grafting for Orchards Project, Greater Manchester Ecology Unit) This is a great opportunity for anyone… Continue reading

Operation Farm – Volunteer Celebration and AGM 2014

Thanks to our mint volunteers for all your thyme in 2014, it is very much appreciated! Please join us on: Thursday 4th December from 5.30pm for festive fun & food The event will… Continue reading

Operation Farm Harvest Festival – Sunday 19th October 2014

The Scarecrow and Harvest Festival will take place in Hyde Park, 11-3pm on 19th October 2014. It will be a family fun day with a series of activities, music and a celebration of… Continue reading