Tag Archive: Operation Farm

Vote for us this February in the Tesco’s #BagsofHelp initiative

Operation Farm are bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative to fund their ‘Operation Farmer Project’ aimed at ‘Inspiring the next generation of cooks & gardeners’

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

Operation Farm at the Tameside Food and Drink festival

We are really excited to take part in the Tameside Food, Drink, Health Well Being Festival 12-4pm, Saturday¬†29th September ¬†2012 at New Charter Academy, Ashton, where we will be selling fresh, healthy, seasonal… Continue reading

Operation Farm featured in Guardian’s The New Urban Green exhibition

Operation Farm featured in Guardian's The New Urban Green exhibition

Dawn of Park Cafe and Operation Farm (see her apron!) is featured in a new photography exhibition in Liverpool celebrating green spaces in urban areas, from gardens in prisons to asylum seekers’ allotments to wildflower meadows on housing estates.

The Guardian newspaper are sponsors of the exhibition which is at the National Wildflower Centre in Liverpool from 22 June to 28 September, free entry, nwc.org.uk

Photograph: Jane Sebire

Operation Farm vision published

Take a look at the Operation Farm Vision: a short report documenting the feasibility study we carried out for the project between September 2011 and June 2012:¬†Operation Farm – final report Stakeholder_Analysis_Operation_Farm The… Continue reading

Hyde Park Community Orchard video

Take a look at this fantastic video tracking the improvements made to the Hyde Park Community Orchard, overseen by Operation Farm. Credits for the film: Project manager: Anna Seward, Operation Farm Project administrator:… Continue reading

Launch of Hyde Park Community Orchard (phase 2!)

We’re working hard to get everything ready in time for the orchard launch event on Wednesday 11th July 1.30-3pm! The event has been organised so that local schools and other volunteers who have… Continue reading

Orchard improvements are progressing…

Work has begun on the site of the orchard now and over the next month the new outdoor classroom, entrance feature, wildlife discovery trail, new seats and picnic table will be installed. These… Continue reading

Operation Farm – vision launch

http://www.eventbrite.com/event/3305060525/efbevent Operation Farm will launch it’s feasibility plan at an event at the Park Cafe, Hyde Park, Tameside 4pm-7pm Friday 20th April 2012. The plan has been drawn from all the ideas and… Continue reading

Operation Farm visioning sessions

The Operation Farm visioning sessions took place on 21st and 23rd January 2012 at the Park Cafe, Hyde and were attended by over 60 people. Facilitated by Kindling Trust the sessions saw participants… Continue reading