Tag Archive for 'growing'

Guernsey Mums have organised a free planting day for children and their parents at Le Friquet Home & Garden Centre

June 7th, 2010 by Richard Lord

GuernseyMums.gg invite you and your children to join them for free ‘planting days’  at Le Friquet Home and Garden centre on 11 June between 9 am and noon and 3 pm and 5 pm, and also on Saturday 12 June between 9 am and 1.30 pm.  Please download a PDF flyer of the event for […]

The Guernsey Botanical Trust presents Guernsey’s first Seed Swap on the 25 April 2010

April 7th, 2010 by Richard Lord

 The Guernsey Botanical Trust has organised a seed swap beginning at 10 am on 25 April 2010 in the Victorian walled garden in Saumarez park.. The event will allow participants to exchange traditional varities of vegetable seeds. The Seed Swap will be introduced and explained by Chris Smith of Pennard Plants. Pennard Plants provides […]

Patrick Holden CBE speaks with Kay Langlois about Guernsey Food Security Part 2

March 4th, 2010 by Richard Lord

From BBC Guernsey: How self-sufficient could Guernsey be? 2010 M02 230210 Patrick Holden BBC radio part 2 Patrick Holden says “with the world’s growing population, the threat of climate change and resource depletion experts are now predicting that there could be a global food crisis within ten to 15 years, and in order to prepare […]