Glasgow Allotments Forum

A group for plotholders all across the Glasgow area to meet, discuss common issues, and share growing advice.

We meet every 2 months at Garnethill Multicultural Centre in the city centre – all welcome!

Recent updates…

It's Potato Day 🥔

Today (Sunday 23 Feb) is the day!

– Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre
– 11am – 3pm
– Potato sales, workshops, face painting, seed swapping, and cake!

Read on for more about the potatoes on offer…

New Plotholder Awards 🏆

If you’ve taken on your plot since January 2019 (yes, the start of last year), you’re eligible to apply before the deadline of July 2020. We wanted to let you know now so that you can a) get planning, and b) take the required photo of your plot before you get started!

Count your slugs! 🐌

(Okay, that’s a snail. There isn’t a slug emoji, though…) From 20 January until 2 March 2020, the Royal Horticultural Society and Newcastle University are on a recruitment drive for 60 volunteers to help out with a year-long study. You must: Be interested in learning more about slugs and how to identify them Be able … Continue reading Count your slugs! 🐌