Spring Growth: Workshop and Seed Swap
Thurs 12th March, 5pm to 6:40pm,
Better Food Café, Sevier Street, St Werburghs, BS2 9LB
Kick start the gardening year by joining our workshop and seed swap. Open to anyone looking to get growing this year, you’ll come away armed with expert knowledge to give your new seeds a blooming good start.
Better Food Founder Phil Haughton will host talks and Q&A sessions with Ben Raskin, horticulture expert at Soil Association, and Amanda Pitt, city gardener extraordinaire, where you’ll learn how to create the best start for your seeds, from composting to germination, as well as techniques for maximizing on space and resources for city growing. Meet other growing folk and share your spare seeds, including donated seeds from Better Food seed supplier Kings Seeds.
As well as swapping your seeds, you’ll be able to stock up in store with 10% off gardening goods for the evening. This event is free but we are welcoming donations to support the Save Our Seeds initiative, working to protect the purity of seeds against GMO. No booking is necessary.
In store tasters
Wed 18th Feb, 12:30pm – 3:30pm, St Werburghs
Rude Health make it their mission to source the best ingredients to create great products. Today we’ve got their drinks on hand; gluten-free, dairy-free and organic alternatives to milk.
Sat 28th Feb, 9am – 1pm, St Werburghs; 2pm – 6pm, Clifton
Equal Exchange champion both Fairtrade and organic in their efforts to support a healthy food community. As part of Fairtraide Fortnight, we’ve invited them in store to share their lovely chocolates, coffee and cashew butter with you.
The Community Clinic
Saturdays, 10am-4pm, St Werburghs
Just a little shout out for The Community Clinic who use the little room at the back of our St Werburgh’s store on Saturdays. They offer a wide range of holistic therapies at a really good price, with discounts for people on low incomes. To find out more, visit the Community Clinic Website or contact Teresa on 07982 243 804.
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