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Join the Operation Farm committee!

Do you have skills to contribute to Operation Farm? We are looking for new board members, to help manage and direct the organisation and to fulfil some key roles – could you help?… Continue reading

Young Operation Farmers’ Launch Night

‘I Can Grow’ with The Young Operation Farmers We have had some sizzling summer news, having been awarded £9,988 from The Big Lottery. This will fund a 12-month ‘Young Operation Farmers’ Project, aimed… Continue reading

General Meeting and Volunteer Shindig

Thanks to the 50+ members, who attended our General Meeting and Volunteer Shindig on 22nd November 2017. Here’s the photo slideshow with music – if you’re watching on a PC, it should work,… Continue reading

Over 55 and want to try something different? Come and grow healthy veg with us in Hyde!

Operation Farm is seeking Hyde residents over the age of 55 to get involved in free fruit and vegetable growing sessions on their allotment in Hyde Park in Tameside. The weekly sessions are… Continue reading

Drum roll please…….We won £2000 !!!!!!

Fantastic news, we won £2000 in the TESCO Bags Of Help Initiative – KERCHING!!! Thanks to everyone who voted for us – we are WELL chuffed !!! This means more kids gardening and… Continue reading

Spring Family Funday Stamford Park 30th April 2017 12 – 4pm

We’ll be rockin’ up at the annual Spring Family Funday at Stamford Park on 30th April 12-4pm, with enchanted gardens, magical mocktails, plant theatre, fairy crafts, and selling some fairy buns. Please bring the sun!!!

Operation Farm – Volunteer Celebration and AGM

Volunteer get together and Operation Farm AGM 2016 Volunteer celebration and Annual General Meeting Please join us for some grub and a review of the year at The Kitchen, Ashton from 6.30pm on… 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

Make a Willow Plant Support

Grafton Centre, Grafton Street, Hyde 1.00 – 3.45pm, Thursday 16 June 2016 Led by Juliette Hamilton (Willow sculpture artist) With volunteers from Hyde Park Community allotment, learn to make a plant support for… Continue reading

The Operation Farm survey!

  Operation Farm would like to expand and improve the events, training and volunteering opportunities we currently offer. This short survey will help us understand how our current users and members access our… Continue reading