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.
We meet 8 times a year on the 4th Thursday of each month from January to May and September to November – with a programme of talks covering a wide range of subjects of interest to members. The group welcomes anyone with an enthusiasm for growing and growing organically.
For more details visit our website.
Remaining 2019 Talks
September 26th – Growing Fruit Organically
Tim Foster – Local Author & Lecturer on Organic Horticulture
Probably everything you are likely to need to know to improve the quality of the fruit you grow on your plot
October 24th – British Garlic – History, Health & How to Grow
Rob Solari of the Isle of Wight Garlic Farm
Learn how garlic came to Britain from its origins in Asia and how Colin Boswell of the Isle of Wight Garlic Farm has toured the world to bring surprising varieties back to the UK; about its renaissance in the UK and which varieties are easier to grow successfully here. Selected seed garlic bulbs will be available to buy on the night.
November 28th – The Life in Your Soil – Soil Biology for Growers
Tom Hartley – Soil Association
A chance to catch up with the latest research on the structure of the soil, all of the life teeming within, and the implications for organcio growers and gardeners about best practice.
Meetings are held on 4th Thursday of the month
7pm – 9pm
The Station Silver Street Bristol
(in the Dance Studio)
Visitors £5 Members £2