Report from the National Conference and AGM

With 26 people in attendance, from across the UK and even Germany, the gathering began over a shared lunch.  Presentations were shared giving a range of perspectives and experiences.  The full report of the event is available here as a PDF, with presentation slides below.     Photos ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” …

Bringing Forest Gardens to Life in Urban Settings

September 29-30, Oxfordo Florence Park Community Centre, Cornwallis Rd, Oxford OX4 3NH Please read the September Agenda   You’re welcomed to join the first national conference to build momentum AND provide tools and guidance to get forest gardens planted up and down the country. This conference brings together practitioners, teachers, …

Launch event report

More than 40 people travelled from far and wide giving time from their weekends to celebrate the launch of the National Forest Gardening Scheme. A wonderful range of us attended, from forest garden pioneers to interested community groups, to the curious but uninitiated enthusiasts who could see the potential of …

National Forest Gardening Scheme launch

Launch of the National Forest Gardening Scheme, 21 October 2017 Forest Gardens have been established in the UK for over 30 years with dramatic food production results. They are proving they can show the way ahead not only for food growing, but for a healthier, more balanced relationship with our natural world. Communal …