Jobs for the Month

Jobs for the Month

July 2022 By July you should have most of your crops already sown or planted. However there are still, some succession crops that can be sown such as beetroot, lettuce…

Caring for Trees courses 2022

Caring for Trees courses 2022

Orchard Learning Programme blooms again in 2022 This hands-on and holistic 9-month course is designed to deepen the knowledge and sharpen the skills of those involved in the close care…

Wildlife Survey

Wildlife Survey

Want to share in study of local wildlife?       One thing that I have been enjoying during my lockdown is the opportunity to observe the flora and fauna in our…

Allotment Safety

Allotment Safety

Owing to Coronavirus and the Covid-19 disease that it spreads, H&DAA are keen to emphasise the basic safety rules that should be followed in line with Government advice: Use hand…

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,…