Category Archives: Education

Don’t Cry! :’(

It is one of nature’s many ironies that the most commonly used vegetable ingredients regularly reduces cooks to tears. The very first step in so many recipes is to ‘finely chop the onion’, after which subsequent instructions become a blue … Continue reading

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It’s All Good Radio speaks about [...] & Farnham Grow A Grower Campaign!

A funky opening track, and some interesting pieces. The section on FLF starts at 32:18. It’s All Good Radio speaks about Meat Free May, Forest Green Rovers & Farnham Grow A Grower Campaign by It’s All Good on Mixcloud The … Continue reading

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Spring Planting Day at Runfold

This Saturday 26th, 10am to 4pm Come when you can RSVP if you can but not essential Come and enjoy getting your hands dirty at our Spring Planting Day, including erection of the new polytunnel. Learn to sow seeds; help … Continue reading

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The Hungary Gap

What is it? The excessively wet weather prevented us from cultivating the soil. Cropping plans are at least two weeks behind schedule. Although the sun is finally starting to shine, and the countryside around us is stirring into life, it … Continue reading

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Grow-a-Grower Campaign 2014 Let’s transform our relationship with food You can make a difference… support our Grow-a-Grower campaign! The cybre-sun must have been shining again today, as our tomatoes have ripened wonderfully; as of writing we’re now at £4,900, … Continue reading

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Beekeeping Course

Would you like to learn about bees & beekeeping, become a beekeeper yourself and have your own honey? Farnham Beekeepers Association (a division of the British Beekeepers Association) will again be running courses for beginners in 2014.

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Really Basic Woodwork Course *Postponed*

Bring your own lunch – at the FLF site at Runfold (unless the weather is really bad) Sun. 4 December 2011, 10:30 – 14:30 POSTPONED UNTIL THE SPRING – sorry, most people are just too busy Training by David; cost … Continue reading

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Which? Magazine and Veg-Growing

For subscribers to Which? magazine, here is a review of ten veg-growing books just out. For everyone else, here is information on growing vegetables that does not require you to sign in. This includes a ‘Fruit and Veg for Less … Continue reading

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Why Growing Food in our Communities Matters – a talk at Guildford on 22 Nov

On Tuesday 22 November the Transition Guildford and Guildford Environment Forum Food Group host a talk given by Dr Paul Clarke, Professor of Education at St Mary’s University College, Twickenham.

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