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Jobs for the Winter

Below are a small list of jobs that you could do in your garden to get it in shape for the coming spring. Prune your apple and pear trees and your late raspberries and grape vines, ventilate greenhouses on nice sunny days. Start to force the rhubarb and plan the vegetable rotation for the coming season. Chit potatoes, divide snowdrop bulbs. Prepare the vegetable seed beds and sow some under cover. Start double digging and…


CCOG Survey 2016

Kintyre Environmental Group is keen to extend it's network and knowledge of how the community see and use the garden; so we have set up a short survey. We want to increase the number of people using the Orchard and Garden. Situated above the town, with wonderful views across the loch, it's a great place to unwind as well as buy fresh veg, and fruit in season. But, we need more volunteer gardeners to ensure…


Doors Open Day

We are taking part in this years Doors Open Day event where you can find hundreds of buildings/places you may not normally have access to as part of European Heritage Day. This years programme has been co-ordinated by South Kintyre Development Trust with the support of Argyll and Bute Council and this is your chance to visit them for free! So why not pop along to the