Monday, 26 May 2014

Incredible Edible Ulverston Update

We now have lots of different groups involved in growing food around the town-the Ulverston in Bloom volunteers have planted strawberries and chives in the planters around the town; the Mums and Tots at the Emmanuel Centre are growing food; the Ford Park gardener Sarah is working with three schools; the Ulverston Permaculture Project goes from strength to strength; the Scouts have taken on a very large plot in town to turn into a fruit and veg garden; the Turning Point Allotment is going well, the forest garden is progressing well here at Ford Park; we have been planting meadow flowers with Cumbria Wildlife Trust; we have had a stand for 2 days at the Taste Cumbria Event; the beekeepers are learning lots and we should have a beehive at Ford Park by the end of June and we have a free Herb Walk tomorrow evening....it's also planning time for an Incredible Edible Weekend at the end of June!!!