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Gardening Workshops

​​Would you like to learn how to grow your own fruit and vegetables and improve your gardening skills? If so come along to our free Allotments Growing Project at local allotments across Mid Ulster.​​

  • Spruce up your gardening skills just in time for the growing season
  • Learn to sow & plant your own supply of fresh vegetables and fruit
  • No previous horticultural knowledge required as full training provided ​​​

All workshops are free of charge but places are limited and must be booked in advance by calling Yvonne Zellmann on 03000 132 132 or email yvonne.zellmann@midulstercouncil.org

Workshop

Venue

Date

Time

Start your Vegetable Seeds indoors 

Castledawson Allotments

Tuesday 20 February 

10.30am to 12noon

Container Vegetable Gardening

Loup Women's Group

(To book this workshop please contact Loup Women's Group on 028 7941 8276 or via andrews.g@btconnect.com)

Saturday 3 March

2pm to 4pm

Planning your Garden for the year

Carntogher Community Allotments - An Carn Community Centre, 132A Tirkane Road, Maghera

Saturday 3 March

10.30am to 12noon

Growing Herbs workshop

Castledawson Allotments

 

Tuesday 6 March

 

10.30am to 12noon

Start to 'Grow Your Own'

Moneymore Heritage Trust Allotments - Behind Manor House, Main Street, Moneymore

Wednesday 14 March

10.30am to 12noon

Planting workshop

Castledawson Allotments

Tuesday 20 March

10.30am to 12noon

Vegetable Seed Sowing

Moneymore Heritage Trust Allotments - Behind Manor House, Main Street, Moneymore

Wednesday 28 March

10.30am to 12noon

How to maximise the Polytunnel

Carntogher Community Allotments - Drumnaph Nature Reserve, Maghera

Saturday 7 April

10.30am to 12noon

These workshops are part of a new Five-A-Day Allotments Growing Project run by Mid Ulster District Council in conjunction with Groundwork NI and The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) at a number of allotment sites in the wider Magherafelt area. The project is funded by the Northern Obesity Partnership.  Castledawson Allotments are situated at Park View, Castledawson, BT45 8AT.