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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

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

All hands on dock!

Our community learners were hard at work this week keeping the weeds in check at the Operation Farm plot in Hyde Park Allotments. In our lesson on vegetable plant care, the fourth in… Continue reading

Many hands make light work!

uk/ The Community Orchard in Hyde Park was buzzing with activity recently when a joint event planned by Tameside 4 Good and Operation Farm saw a multitude of busy bees tackling spring jobs!… Continue reading

Allotment and home growing active learning sessions

FREE, 4-7pm, most Tuesdays, April-July 2014 At: the Operation Farm Community Allotment, Hyde Park, Tameside Operation Farm is running a series of active learning sessions for people interested in picking up skills around… Continue reading

Busy as bees at our Winter Warmer event…

A fun filled day was had by around 150 people who attended Operation Farm’s ‘Wear Your Woollies Winter Warmer!’ in Hyde Park. Although the weather was indeed wintry there was no stopping the… Continue reading

Winter Warmer – thanks for coming!

Many thanks to everyone who made it down for the Winter Warmer event on Sunday 19th January 2014. We ran kids activities, a warming soup demonstration and a winter fruit tree pruning workshop… Continue reading

Wear Your Woolies Winter Warmer event – January 19th!

Operation Farm are starting 2014 as they mean to go on with yet another of their popular activity days in Hyde Park. Sunday January 19th sees staff and volunteers donning their thermals for… Continue reading

Community Orchard Celebration – featuring winter fruit tree pruning workshop session

11am-2pm, Sunday 19th January 2014 A free event for all! – Soup and hot food – Kids activities – One for Abundance volunteers: orchard pruning Spaces for the pruning workshop are limited, start… Continue reading