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
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!!!
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
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
Every year we scrump apples from private and public trees, juice them and sometimes make cider. We’ve activities and picks all over Tameside. If you’d like to have a go get in touch… Continue reading
We’ve been busy on the community allotment in Hyde park this spring, with digging, weeding, sowing and general tidying up as the growing season gets going. We now have a new path thanks… Continue reading
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
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