Author Archives: Jenny Parsons

Green Fair 29 May 2021

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Hull Growers Handbook 2021

If you’re looking for specific information about what to sow and grow in Hull, download the Growers_Handbook_2021, newly updated for 2021. This handbook is for people in Hull or East Yorkshire with an interest in locally-grown fruit, vegetables and herbs. … Continue reading

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Transition videos of the What Next? summit

The Transition Network is currently running a ‘What Next? summit, comprising a number of zoom sessions over three weeks. The recordings of the first week’s sessions are now available on YouTube and the links are below. Summit Opening – Blizzard … Continue reading

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Swap your seeds during 17 Feb to 17 March 2021

It’s not a Seed Swap – it’s a Seed Amnesty!  It wasn’t possible to go ahead with a Seed Swap this spring, so th eSeed Amnesty is an opportunity for you to share seeds you have collected, but with no … Continue reading

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Some free online events in January 2021

Mon 18 January 7.30 pm: Online screening of Burned Biofuelwatch and Climate Friendly Bradford on Avon host an online screening of the award-winning documentary “Burned: are trees the new coal?” which reveals the shocking destruction of our forests for fuel … Continue reading

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‘Welcome the Wildlife’ course for 2021

This online course looks at creating wildlife gardens over a series of 3 sessions, starting Fri 24 Feb 2021, from 2.15 to 4.15 pm, ending 10 Mar 2021. The cost is £19.20.  To register call the WEA on 0300 303 … Continue reading

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‘Create a Permaculture Garden’ course for 2021

This online course starts in January 2021 and will give you a basic understanding of permaculture principles. It will allow you to design your garden, backyard or other area to grow fruit, vegetables and flowers while creating a relaxing and … Continue reading

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Tree Workshop 3 Jan 2021

A one-hour workshop to learn more about native British trees and how to look after them, and take home a sapling of your choice to plant.  Sunday 3rd January 2021 – choice of six workshops, start times from 10am to 3pm … Continue reading

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Hull Food Partnership wins award

Hull Food Partnership was recognised nationally when it was nominated for the first Veg City Prize and, facing stiff competition, it was named runner up for 2020. The prize was awarded by Peas Please as part of the week-long VEG FEST celebrations … Continue reading

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Mushroom Growing & Garden Birds Workshops, 17 Oct 2020

The following workshops are being offered by Down to Earth in Hull.   For full details and tickets visit www.d2ehull.eventbrite.com

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