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December tips from Master Gardener Jeffrey

December tips from Master Gardener JeffreyThe weather has been awful so far this month so I’ve been restricted to hedging and a bit of hoeing. It’s not advisable to dig at this time of year. I can testify that a great way to burn off some of the Christmas excess is to turn your compost heaps over, which I did […]

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Master Gardener project at Philadelphia House wins Norse award

Master Gardener project at Philadelphia House wins Norse awardMaster Gardeners Chris and Geoff have been supporting an intergenerational gardening project  with Age UK  Norwich,  residents at Philadelphia House and school children from Angel Road Middle School.  This project began back in  late Autumn 2013, when Chris and Geoff met with residents, staff and children to discuss plans for a new growing space located […]

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Fancy a new growing challenge for 2015?

Fancy a new growing challenge for 2015?Breckland Master Gardener is recruiting now for our next foundation course in spring 2015. If you grow your own and you think you can encourage and show others how to get growing, then this might be your next big adventure. Here what some of our current volunteers think of the role Breckland Master Gardeners chatting […]

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A great day for Breckland Master Gardeners at Gressenhall’s Apple Day 2014 – over 3,000 visitors

A great day for Breckland Master Gardeners at Gressenhall’s Apple Day 2014 – over 3,000 visitorsBreckland Master Gardeners joined forces with Norfolk Master Composters and Norfolk Organic Group at Gressenhall’s annual Apple Day on Sunday, 19 October. A gorgeous autumnal day, with the right mix of sunshine and warm winds, enticed people to come from across the county and indeed even crossing the borders of Cambridge and Lincolnshire. Just over […]

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Putting the kitchen garden to bed for the winter – Breckland Master Gardeners autumn training

Putting the kitchen garden to bed for the winter – Breckland Master Gardeners autumn trainingThis was the theme of our guided tour of Oxburgh Hall’s walled kitchen garden, this autumn’s in-service training for Breckland Master Gardener. Sunny Saturday morning, 11 October, at the entrance to Oxburgh Hall, Outdoors Manager, Helen Gregory and Lead Gardener, June welcomed the team of Master Gardener volunteers. Helen began with a potted history of […]

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