Bradford on Avon Community Agriculture Blog

Volunteer Days

If you’re interested in coming along to help and learn, please do contact us via boaca.ltd@gmail.com or just pop in on any Wednesday from 10am when our volunteers and growers are here to show you around and introduce you to the project. Or come to the field and join in with our Volunteer Sundays from 10.30am. Meet people, keep fit and grow your own delicious, chemical free food! Everybody is welcome, including children and dogs.

Growing plots

The Growing Plots are Roni’s brain child – she wants to help the local community keep fit and eat healthily, and what better way than by growing their own naturally grown vegetables. So in February, we turned the Tamworth pigs onto a strip of land to let them dig it for us. I think you’ll agree, they did a great job!   Our first plots have been snapped up by local users who will be...

Spring Herbal Medicine

With medical Herbalists Annwen Jones and Becs Griffiths from Rhizome Community Herbal Clinic. Join us for an introductory day, learning about the seasonal medicinal plants that are abundant at this time of year. There are still a few places available, so hurry to book. Friday 24th April, 2015, 09.30 to 16:30 at BoACA 78 Bath Road, Bradford on Avon BA15 2PB. £40 for the day but limited spaces available so reserve your place ASAP. Deposit...

We need your herbs!

We have a beautiful herb spiral in the making, and would love your help to fill it with more herbs. Established 5 years ago, the herb garden has now got a selection of herbs but more of everything would be brilliant to really fill it out. If you’re interested in coming along to help create and maintain the garden, please do contact us via boaca.ltd@gmail.com or just pop in on any WEDNESDAY from 10am when our volunteers...

Join the vegbox scheme

vegboxes!

Do you want locally grown, fresh, seasonal and delicious, chemical free fruit & vegetables? Yes please! Veg boxes will be available when the growing season gets going – sometime in May we hope.  In the meantime get in touch with us and we will send you details of vegetables that we will Pick to Order for you. Pay monthly, and your order will be available Wednesday afternoons to Thursday night. Collect from BoACA, Bradford-on-Avon...

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