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

Community Learning Sessions on the allotment

Some pictures from the Community Learning sessions taking place on the Hyde Park Community Allotment

Abundance Tameside events for 2015

Operation Farm at the Tatton RHS flower show

Operation Farm is contributing veg to the Diggin’ Tameside Community Allotment for the prestigious Tatton RHS flower show. The garden is called MILL TOWN MEALS …a Community Allotment Celebrating and Encouraging Communal Growing in… Continue reading

Operation Farm – Lunchtime Cookery Sessions 

10th June 10-1pm – Induction & Food Hygiene & Safety 17th June 10-1pm – The Eatwell Plate 24th June 10-1pm – Salts, Fats and Sugars 1st July 10-1pm – Food Labels 8th July 10-1pm – Takeaways vs Preparing… Continue reading

Projects

We run a wide range of local, participatory food projects, hover over the ‘Projects menu’ item above to view more information on them.  

Grow your own the organic way at Hyde Park Community Allotments

A free course in growing vegetables organically, for beginners or people with limited experience. Learn some basic skills to put into practice in your garden, allotment or just in containers at home. The… Continue reading

Learn to grow your own with Operation Farm!

We’re running a course of 12 free learning sessions for beginners on Tuesday afternoons (2-5pm) from April – July. Learn about planning, sowing, planting, maintaining and harvesting vegetables with Operation Farm on our… Continue reading

About Operation Farm

Operation Farm is a community-based organisation aimed at linking up sustainable and local food growers and producers with consumers. Our vision is to create a community farm for the benefit of people in… Continue reading