Waste Not Want Not – September Update

Operation Farm’s Waste Not Want Not project has been running for nearly a month now. We’ve been super busy, here’s a run down of what’s been going on… Tameside Youth event Saturday 7th… Continue reading

Have a go at Fruit Preserves!

6-9pm, Thursday 26th September 2013aste New Charter Newton Neighbourhood Centre, 35 Acresfield Road, Newton, Hyde SK14 4HB  — A fun and practical session to: Discuss the history and ways to preserve fruit and try… Continue reading

Abundance Tameside session – Saturday14th September 2013

Wonderful windfalls! We need apples to season our new press Saturday 14th September. Join us for a foray….checking out trees and harvesting Saturday morning. Leave a message if you’re interested – 07984 585375,… Continue reading

Free compost workshop!

  Free compost workshop!How to make compost session 12-2.30pm, Thursday 19th SeptemberNew Charter Housing Trust Cavendish 249, Cavendish Street. Ashton-under-Lyne. OL6 7AT.  Last minute availability for a free workshop on composting – for gardeners,… 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

Waste Not Want Not at Mossley Community Centre

Live cooking demonstration Forest School Activities Apple pressing We are crossing our fingers for better weather this year and asking growers for surplus fruit and vegetable donations. As part of our ‘Waste Not… Continue reading

We’re Jammin’ – 18th September 10.30-2.30pm

In association with People First Tameside, Operation Farm Presents…We’re Jammin’ – a day to celebrate fresh fruit and vegetables and share new ways to enjoy them.

Operation Farm – Spring in to Spring event!

Operation Farm had a presence at the ‘Spring in to Spring’ event at Mossley Community Centre and got a great write up in the above newspaper clipping. Many thanks to all who attended!

Spring into Spring event with Operation Farm.

Operation Farm are excited to announce that they will be taking part in Mossley Community Centre’s Spring into Spring Event. The lottery funded event takes place on 13 April 1-4pm and aims to… Continue reading

Soup recipe

Ingredients 1 tbsp olive oil, plus extra for drizzling 1 onion, chopped 1 carrot, diced 1 leek, washed and finely sliced 1 large floury potato (Maris Piper or similar), thinly sliced 1l vegetable… Continue reading