Conference - Saturday 26th September 2015 Our third annual School Garden Conference, celebrating the International Year of the Soil. Featuring workshops on soil, composting, biodiversity and bioliteracy. Places limited to 50 per venue. For further info go to www.schoolearthed.ie
Date: 2 September 2015
Date: 28 August 2015
As we leave summer behind and approach autumn we enter one of the busiest months for harvesting so the rush to plant and sow begins to slow down. Yet there are still crops to sow! It's worth sowing some overwintering onions ready for spring. Try our Shinkiu Onion which produces large golden bulbs. You can see our current range of seeds on our online shop
Date: 7 August 2015
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Date: 6 August 2015
Irish Seed Savers Association: Jobbridge Position available as Fundraising Administrator We are looking for an energetic, compassionate and friendly person who can relate to people at all levels, who would like to support the Irish Seed Savers Association team in implementing fundrasing campaigns. Ideal candidates will have a genuine interest in our work, and in working ...
Date: 27 July 2015
August will see the beginning of Harvesting for most, beetroot, tomatoes, carrots, cabbage, cauliflower, peas, french and runner beans among others will leave your beds empty. Green manures (mustard, buckwheat, clovers and vetches) are plants which are grown specifically to improve soil fertility. Grow directly in the now empty beds, cut down and dig in to ...
Date: 23 July 2015
What to Sow in August. There are still quite a few things you should be sowing in August to provide you with a good supply of food over the winter period, late croppers such as Spring Cabbage as well as hardy lettuce are ideal. Although we think of lettuce as a summer crop, it is a ...
Date: 14 July 2015
Heritage Garden Day at Irish Seed Savers, Scariff Sunday August 23rd, 12pm to 4pm Join us for a relaxed day celebrating all that is good about Irelands Natural Food Heritage Tours . Talks . Tastings . Stalls Cookery Demos . Café . Pizza Puppet Show . Craft Activities And much much more ... Free entry for Children & Supporters / €4 non-supporters For more info please email:
Date: 4 June 2015
in aid of Irish Seed Savers & St. Cronan’s Refurbishment Fund on Sunday June 14th at 7pm at St. Cronan’s Church Heritage Centre, Tuamgraney, Co. Clare Two Local Choirs & a Harp Ensemble Perform for you for One Summers Evening Only Lough Derg Singers, Blue Sky Singers & Blossom Harp Ensemble A Beautiful Collection of Songs and Styles from around the World, Voice & ...
Date: 4 June 2015
Brussels sprouts naturally grow vertically into tall stalks without support, making them a suitable addition to a space-saving container garden. Brussels sprouts grow best in cool weather, and they may fail to form sprouts if it's too hot. Usually we'd plant them in early summer for an Autumn crop. Fill a large pot (12-inch ...