We're an Abergavenny based community group, establishing an orchard by the side of Abergavenny Castle, at the end of Mill Street.
Facilities: Wildlife area
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: Open access
Adjacent to National Cycle Route 42 (linking to 46)
From East - approaching Abergavenny along Monmouth Road, take first right after Aldi supermarket
From West - turn right at end of Cross Street
Community Orchard is at end of cul de sac when you take first right from Mill Street
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...
Members webinar: Growing around the world
What: Join SF&G members growing in the UK as they introduce us to crops, methods and cooking ideas from around the world.
When: Wednesday 18th August 2021,14:00 - 15:00
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Our online gatherings are an member benefit that take place on first Thursday of each month. The events are part of SF&G's commitment to support networking and improve practice across the sector. A member of SF&G staff will...
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