Bee Swarms Explained

Bee Swarms Explained

What causes bees to swarm? Swarming is the honey bee’s natural way of reproducing a colony. When an existing bee colony becomes too large for the current hive or site,…

Jobs for the Month

Jobs for the Month

February 2020 Certain crops can be planted outdoors this month. It is also time to start many crops off under glass or in polytunnels. Further preparation to the soil can…

Special Plant Nursery courses

Special Plants Nursery » 2019 Gardening Courses The following gardening courses which may be of interest to allotment gardeners are being held at a commercial nursery near Bath in April:…

Avon Organic Group Talks

Avon Organic Group is the local group in Bristol for everyone who is interested in organics gardening and organic foods. It is affiliated to Garden Organic and the Soil Association.…

Caring for Trees courses

Caring for Trees courses

Do you grow apple, pear or plum trees on your allotment? Puzzled by pruning or pests? Pick from a new crop of Orchard Learning courses at Horfield Organic Community Orchard…