What have we been up to? AGM 2016 Chair Person’s Report

Stromness Community Garden has had another productive year during 2015 to 2016. The main achievement was the completion of the polytunnel in June, providing members with covered growing space. Other achievements include planting additional willows for shelter belt and increasing plot rental and stabilised membership numbers. With the major access project completed last year, including … Continue reading

Wet and dry progress in July

Two workdays this month mean the Garden has now gained an actual pond (not just huge squelchy puddles) in the boggy area near the northern fence line. It’s officially a wildlife pond too, as a toad hopped in even while we were still digging. Hopefully plenty more plants and creatures will adopt it. There are … Continue reading

Work day this Sunday 26th July

There is a work day this Sunday, July 26th, at the Community Garden – any time that you can make between 11am and 2pm. There’s a variety of tasks to join in with. Not all count as heavy lifting. The weather forecast looks dry and conditions may even call for sunblock. (Your ginger blog author … Continue reading