Mossley Horticultural Show

One of those days in England that you wish would never end ! Operation Farm took part in the Mossley Horticultural Show today: apple pressing, seed planting, recipe finding, horticultural show judging and… Continue reading

Abundance Tameside 2016!

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

Tameside Scarecrow & Harvest Festival 2016

Hyde Park, Hyde, Tameside, 11am – 3pm Sunday 9th October It’s a Tameside-wide affair this year, but Operation Farm will be offering:   Apple pressing with Abundance Tameside volunteers Seasonal display, haggle ‘n’… 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

We’ve been springing into action at the community plot!

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

An Orchard for Mossley

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

Tulip Sunday in Tameside!

In April, the Tulip Tribe managed to recruit some new members despite a very cold and soggy event at Stamford Park today… I hope everyone who braved it (get it??) enjoyed themselves.

Young Operation Farm Volunteer, George talks about why school gardening is so important

Young Operation Farm Volunteer, George talks about why school gardening is so important. Read more here: https://greenfingeredgeorge.wordpress.com/2016/04/24/georges-campaign-for-school-gardening/ As I hit over 500 followers in my first 6 months of blogging I want to… Continue reading

Check out Operation Farm volunteer, Joan’s post on Green Fingered George’s blog, all about her love of gardening!

Read the blog here: https://greenfingeredgeorge.wordpress.com/2016/04/20/guest-post-from-jolly-joan/ “I am looking forward to this year’s gardening; I really love this season, Spring, with its daffodils and bluebells.”