Getting started on an allotment or new vegetable patch can be daunting! Where should you start? How much space do you need? How can you keep the weeds down? What can you grow? If these questions are worrying you then a course being arranged by Ecolocal on May 11 may just be right for you.
Being held at Carshalton Community Allotment, access between 33-35 Colston Avenue at a cost of £35 it could be the best investment your fruit and veg ever had.
With years of allotment gardening & food growing experience built in, this short course aims to take you through just what you need to do to get up and running, gives you good ideas on how best to clear and manage your plot, and advice and help on what to grow
For more details go to www.localfoodnetwork.org.uk