RHS Bridgewater 6-8th May

RHS Bridgewater Occupation Road, Off Leigh Road, Worsley, Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

I am speaking about no dig gardening at RHS Bridgewater in Greater Manchester as part of their National Gardening Week event. Becky Searle (@SowMuchMore on social media) will be there too, explaining the science behind why no dig works. And we'll both be hosting Gardeners' Question Time on Friday and Saturday. Hope to see you …

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Chelsea Flower Show

I am delighted to have been invited by award winning designer Juliet Sargeant to speak on the Blue Peter Garden at Chelsea Flower Show 2022. The theme of the garden is Discover Soil. An aim of this interactive garden is to demonstrate to children and adults the crucial role of soil, and explain how remarkable …

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No dig and seasonal food talks – Carlow Festival July 27th 2022

Shankill Castle Paulstown, Kilkenny, Ireland

Delivered by UK gardener Stephanie Hafferty, this afternoon of talks and supper is a must for anybody interested in growing their own food.

Stephanie Hafferty has been growing using no-dig methods for 14 years and growing her own food for over 30 years.

Apple Day Festival – at Watson & Pratt’s, Lampeter

Watson and Pratt's Lampeter Industrial Estate, Tregaron Road, Lampeter, United Kingdom

My last event of a very busy and enjoyable year, hosting talks nationally and internationally, is in my local town of Lampeter. I'll then be taking a break from travelling about giving talks and workshops until next spring, working on my next book. The Apple Day Festival, hosted by Watson & Pratt's, features a host …

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Small Scale Homesteading Wherever You Live

Dulverton Town Hall 10 Fore Street, Dulverton

Small Scale Homesteading wherever you live talk for Dulverton Gardening Club on Thursday November 16th 2023. 7pm for a 7:30 start, tickets are free for members or £3 on the door. How to set up a micro-homestead, all plant based, detailing gardening methods and ideas for what to do with your abundant harvest including natural …

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