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.
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
Website: Growing Orchard Communities