9 New species planted in Yoker’s Community Forest Garden! On this chilly, but also beautiful, morning we got several shrubs, perennial flowers and herbs in the ground. The space is really filling in already. Hopefully this spring will see a lot of our ground cover plants begin to gain ground against the grass. We planted […]
Planting the Garden On Friday December 21st we were able to break ground and begin planting the Yoker Community Forest Garden. Working with several community groups and the Glasgow City Council, training volunteers and sharing the design process, the dream is finally a reality. Yoker’s forest garden will have more than 40 different edible and […]
Great to be giving out hard-earned John Muir Awards today to some of our volunteers on an 11-week programme at Coves Reservoirs!
A great time was had by all upcycling pallets into great composting bays, lined with chicken wire and with two bolted doors to stop the compost spilling out but to allow easy access for getting out the better rotted material at the base of the heap! ‘Food to Fork’ runs cookery classes and has a […]
Although many gardens are ‘put to bed’ over the winter there is of course plenty to be done with preparing beds for spring planting. Part of the Rewilding project has focussed on connecting participating volunteers to their local green spaces and this includes local food growing spaces. Parklea is based in Port Glasgow and is […]