Category Archive: Newsletter

Abundance Tameside – get picking!

Abundance Tameside is up and running for another year, there’s load of activities for those who want to scrump some fresh or for those who have harvest they want to juice or preserve.… Continue reading

Autumn Preserves course – 2014

Operation Farm are running a preserve course starting 11th September for 6 weeks on Thursdays 4.30-7.30 at People First’s new kitchen. The course is open to anyone; please share with your networks! Cost… Continue reading

Operation Farm at Mossley Horticulture Show 2014

The annual Horticultural Show at Mossley Community Centre2-5pm, 13th September 2014 The event, sponsored by Emmaus, promises to be a hit with green fingered people of all ages with fruit & vegetable, flower… Continue reading

Pruning in the sunshine!

11 keen fruit growers, including some Tameside Abundance volunteers had a really enjoyable morning on Sunday in Hyde Park Community Orchard learning about pruning fruit trees in summer. Following a demonstration of the… Continue reading

Book now for Summer Pruning Workshop, 31st August!

Bookings are now being taken for a workshop in Summer Pruning¬† Fruit Trees, at Hyde Park Community Orchard, Tameside, 31st August, 10.30am -1.30pm (It’s free but a returnable deposit of ¬£10 is required… Continue reading

Operation Farmer is RHS Young School Gardener of the Year 2014!

Huge congratulations to Operation Farm volunteer¬†George Hassall, eight years old, from Buckton Vale Primary School in Carrbrook, near Greater Manchester who has been named RHS Young School Gardener of the Year 2014. George,… Continue reading

Waste Not Want Not! Events, Workshops & Volunteering

Operation Farm presents: Waste Not Want Not! 7th September – 20th October 2013 Operation Farm has teamed up with Recycle for Greater Manchester to run ‘Waste Not Want Not’, a programme of events… Continue reading

August 2012 Newsletter

Operation Farm report to be launched We are happy to announce the launch of the Operation Farm Vision report at our upcoming AGM in September. The research and development work, funded by the… Continue reading