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Events and training from Capital Growth


21
Oct
2023

Growing For Change Sessions: Measure biodiversity in your growing space

In this training series, inspired by Capital Growth's Growing For Change campaign we will explore measuring biodiversity in urban gardens with Ellen...

In person event10:0012:00

22
Oct
2023

Growing For Change Sessions: Watering strategies for urban gardens

In this training series, inspired by Capital Growth's Growing For Change campaign we will explore watering strategies for resilient growing spaces with...

In person event14:0016:30

29
Oct
2023

Growing For Change Sessions: Composting essentials and practical methods

In this training series inspired by Capital Growth's Growing For Change campaign, we will explore various composting methods and how they suit your growing...

In person event11:0013:30

4
Nov
2023

Growing For Change Sessions: Bioblitz a Garden

In this training series, inspired by Capital Growth's Growing For Change campaign we will explore what a bioblitz is and how to document biodiversity in...

In person event10:0012:00


23
Jun
2021

Introduction to Medicinal Plants: History, Folklore and Magic

Joined by trainer Elena Trivelli, this session will dive into the history, folklore, and magic behind herbal medicine.

Training (online)17:3019:00

16
Jun
2021

Write your Garden

Learn how writing about your garden can deepen your connection with nature and bring fresh perspectives to gardening and food...

Training (online)17:3019:00

9
Jun
2021

Foraging and Herbal Walk and Talk

Join Rasheeqa Ahmad from Hedge Herbs to discover what's growing in your neighbourhood.

Training (online)17:3019:00

26
May
2021

Looking after your Soil Health

Join trainer Elena Trivelli to discover how and why it is important to keep your soil healthy if you want to grow your own

Training (online)17:3019:00

12
May
2021

Wildlife Friendly Food Growing

Join us for the amazing Wildlife Friendly Food Growing training session with Sinead Fenton from Aweside Farm.

Training (online)17:3019:00

5
May
2021

Food Growing in Small Spaces and Containers

How to make the most of your growing space, no matter what size it is!

Training (online)17:3019:30

28
Apr
2021

10 Easy Crops for Beginners

Want to start growing your own food but not sure where to begin?  Join us to get started with organic vegetable growing.

Training (online)17:3019:00

20
Apr
2021

Councils, Food growing and Covid-19: Opportunities for Health, Community-building and Skills

Catch up on our webinar about why councils should embrace opportunities that urban and peri-urban food growing presents,...

Webinar14:0015:30

14
Apr
2021

Connecting with your Communities - Panel Talk

Catch up on our final session on Growing Resilience through Food talks, a series of conversations on culture, community and...

Webinar18:0019:15

8
Apr
2021

Engaging Young People in Food Growing

Catch up on the second session of Growing Resilience through Food, a series of conversations on culture, community and...

Webinar18:0019:00

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Autumn & Winter Plant Propagation

EcoLocal The Lodge, Honeywood Walk, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 3NX

21 Oct 2023

Date: Saturday 21st October 2023 Time: 10.30–3.00 pm Price: £35.00 In this one-day practical workshop we will cover a range of techniques that can be undertaken throughout the shorter days of autumn and winter, some of which may be unfamiliar even to seasoned propagators. You’ll learn about: Hardwood cuttings Leaf cuttings Root cuttings Air layering Seed sowing including chipping and vernalisation

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