Growing organic vegetables in raised beds and fruit in the orchard. Links with other groups, families and schools to become involved in low carbon food production. Volunteers can have individual plots, contribute to the community project and learn about reducing their carbon footprint in all aspects of their life.
Facilities: Volunteering, Picnic area, Wildlife area
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
Sun 11-4, Mon 11-3, Tues 11-3. Please book for any other times.
Details of livestock and rare breeds kept:
Toilet is 15 min walk away - compost toilet is planned. Buses: X77, X76, 4, all pass Assloss Rd on the Glasgow Rd (from north and south). Car: Turn into Asloss Rd from Glasgow Rd, at foot of the hill please use car park on the corner. Emerging on foot, turn left, follow road uphill past a house on the left. After 200yds take road on the right by sign for garden - the garden is on the right, 150yds further on past a white gate. Location: On main Glasgow to Kilmarnock bus route. If coming from Glasgow on A76, A77 or no. 4 bus, get off at the 3rd bus stop in Kilmarnock.
Friday, January 1, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, March 31, 2023 - 17:00
Training and networking for care farmers
A programme of national and regional events offered by the Growing Care Farming project. The programme includes regular themed webinars, network meetings, training courses and launch events for those working...
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 - 00:00 to Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 00:00
Applications are now open for this year's European Gardeniser Pro Online Training Course
If you work within the community gardening or farming sector and want to broaden your skills, this comprehensive course could be just what you are looking for...
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 - 10:00 to Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 12:00
How to Use Zoom, Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams for Environmental Education
SF&G London, the London City Farms and Community Gardens Association, and the London Environmental Educators Forum (LEEF) are proud to offer this bespoke training...
This year Social Farms & Gardens are celebrating 40 years of farming, gardening and growing together.
2020 will be packed full of activities to celebrate the 40th. From monthly events UK wide including the European Federation of City Farms...
Farmer and TV presenter Adam Henson called on the agricultural sector to support the use of the farming environment in education to help create the next generation of people entering rural careers, at a recent conference to promote school farms and...
Care farming is the therapeutic use of farming practices. Service users regularly attend these care farm as part of a structured care, rehabilitation, or special educational programme. Service users vary hugely, from older people living with...
Over the past few weeks our COVID-19 member impact survey has already collected a huge number of responses from our members across Scotland, Ireland, Wales and England. The responses received so far indicate that across the country members have been...
For many people arriving to seek asylum in the UK, community growing spaces can offer vital and unique opportunities to find community, improve mental and physical health and to learn and share skills. These resources have been designed to encourage...