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Winter Fruit Pruning

Carshalton Community Allotment, Colston Avenue, Carshalton SM5 3NX

12 Dec 2023

Learn how to winter prune free-standing apple & pear trees in this hands-on workshop. Full day: 10.30 am - 3 pm, at our community allotment in Carshalton. RHS qualified tutor. Lots of information to take away. Just £35.


Regenerative Principles for Urban Food Growing

The Vine Road Pavillion, Vine Road Recreation Ground, Vine Road, Barnes

16 Dec 2023 | Free

Regenerative growing is a relatively new approach to food growing which incorporates learning from sustainable agriculture, permaculture, as well as ancient and scientific growing knowledge. Alongside the growing of food, this approach seeks to regenerate the soil, water and the wider ecosystems of growing spaces. This is good for growers and nature alike! Regenerative growing is adaptable to large scale farming as well as urban food growing on allotments and in community gardens.


Community Orcharding Course

Studio 518, High Cross Centre, 1 Fountayne Rd, London, N15 4BE

10 Jan 2024 | Accredited | Free

On this course you’ll learn everything you need to know about designing, planting and managing vibrant and healthy community orchards. Combining high quality online learning with 7 action-packed, face-to-face training days. You will learn from orchard experts at a range of community orchards across London, and top up your learning at home with over 100 online resources. Running Jan - Aug 2024. 8 x Bursary places available funded by City Bridge Trust plus 9 x paid places. More via booking l


Plan your herbal year

Unit 16, Celia Fiennes House, 8-20 Well StreetHackney E9 7PX

20 Jan 2024

Winter is the perfect time to start planning a new herb growing project. Join us for this session that will help you prepare in advance for the growing season ahead. In this informative workshop, we'll go through the entire year in a herb garden, and get you all set to make the most out of the growing season. More info at:


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Capital Growth is London's Food Growing Network, with over 2000 members. Whether you are growing at home, as part of an allotment, in a community group or school you can join for free to receive benefits such as discounts, advice and monthly enewsletters.

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