Growing Orchard Communities

Growing Orchard Communities Grand Finale

A celebration of orchards, orchard communities and the great work that has happened as part of this exciting lottery funded  project over the past 18 months.  This is a chance to share and learn from the 23 community orchards which have taken part and toast our successes!

23 orchard  groups from South Devon signed up to the project which has involved the delivery of 18 training workshops, 20 Orchard appraisals, 10 community apple days and recorded 290 volunteer days.   The project has its own newsletter called Apple Press with over 100 subscribers.

Programme

2.30pm           Displays, refreshments

3.00pm           Welcome and introductions

3.10pm           The Growing Orchard communities project. What we did and how we did it! Films, presentations, shared learning, feedback and stories from the orchards

4.30pm           Evaluation and what next for our community orchards

4.45pm           Afternoon tea

5.30pm           End

Further information: 

Email:  Nicky.bailey@southdevonaonb.org.uk

Website: Growing Orchard Communities