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.”

Cheeky Chicks Cafe

Easter Cafe at the Community Kitchen!

Community Allotment Winter/Spring update

We’ve been keeping on top of things at the Operation Farm allotment with great volunteers, who have come to autumn and winter sessions (in all weathers!) to tidy, compost, repair, and get things… Continue reading

Winter pruning at the allotment

Had a great day today, winter pruning the apple and pear trees in Hyde Park Orchard, organised with support from Urban Orchards Project. Thanks Dan and Nicola for expert direction and all who… Continue reading

Operation Farm AGM and Volunteer Thank you Evening

Operation Farm’s Committee would like to invite you to a pre-festive get together, where we will host our AGM on 26th November 5.30-8pm at The Kitchen, Stamford Street, Ashton Under Lyne OL6 6AD.… Continue reading

Operation Farm Harvest Festival 2015

A family fun day with a series of activities, music and a celebration of autumn produce! FREE! Midday-3pm, Sunday 18th October 2015 Location: Hyde Park, Lodge Lane, Hyde, SK14 4JX Activities including: Human… Continue reading

Abundance Tameside – 2015 Dates

Operation Farm are really excited to be able to run our Abundance Tameside project for a third year. We are looking for volunteers to help harvest trees (with recruits taking home a share… Continue reading

SUMMER FRUIT TREE PRUNING WORKSHOP – NOW FULLY BOOKED!

SORRY – THIS SESSION IS NOW FULLY BOOKED! JOIN OUR MAILING LIST TO HEAR ABOUT FUTURE TRAINING SESSIONS HERE: http://bit.ly/1b5HOIf HYDE PARK ORCHARD, TAMESIDE TUESDAY 11TH AUGUST 2015 2.00 – 5.00 PM Led… Continue reading