Volunteer

Introduction to Forest Gardening

Prestwich, M45 7QJ

About the event

When: Saturday 7th October

Time: 10am till 1pm

Where: at The Barn, Philips Park, Prestwich – Location: https://w3w.co/privately.swan.awake

How much? It’s free

Who should come? Anyone interested in learning about forest gardening. The session will cover what a forest garden is, how the plants interact with each other, the “no dig” method and the importance of minimal soil disturbance. We will also cover, community aspect of forest gardens, biodiversity and more benefits. There will be a tour round the forest garden nearby and possibly a trip to the more mature site in Prestwich Clough one if people want to.

Please register by e-mailing iepad.volunteers@gmail.com with names and how many are coming

 

Here’s a few pictures from our forest garden at Prestwich Clough:

Woman clearing a path of nettles Leaders of the forest gardening course Mike and Debbie 2 men harvesting apples from a tree