There's still time to lay out the groundwork (no pun intended) for your NPA application. Just don't dive straight in, or you might not be able to fill out all parts of the application pack.
Linlithgow and District Allotment Society (LADAS) recently had their very own potato day, and they've got some seed potato stock left over. They're happy to let it go at cost price, so if anyone missed out on Glasgow's recent potato day (or just can't get enough) then get in touch direct with Alison from LADAS.
Don't forget our March meeting this Thursday, 5 March. It should be an interesting discussion this month: Managing Your Allotment Site. New guidelines on Regulations and the Delegation of Management on allotments are coming into force soon. The meeting will include a discussion about how associations manage things now, the relationship between them and the local authority, … Continue reading Meeting: Thursday 5 March 7-8pm ‘Managing Your Allotment Site’
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...
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!
(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 themBe able to … Continue reading Count your slugs! 🐌
On 9 January, the bi-monthly GAF meeting had the topic of ‘Starting the Season – Rearing Your Own Plants‘. Some of our most experienced members shared tips and answered questions from newer plotholders. We’ve packaged up a summary of the key points so you can read them online.