Category: GROW Observatory Grow Places

Community Gardens Ireland (CGI) are pleased to support the EU Horizon 2020 funded GROW Observatory initiative. Joanne Butler and Dee Sewell are engaging people to become citizen scientists in Donegal and the South East of Ireland as GROW Community Champions. Encouraging anyone with access to land to install free soil moisture sensors for climate change scientists, we are one of nine GROW Places in Europe.

The medium blog is full of resources to help growers and free online courses are available periodically.

For more information about GROW, visit the website at

Community Gardens Ireland Against Climate Change

GROWers from Community Gardens Ireland Against Climate Change

If you are a farmer, an urban gardener, if you volunteer in a community garden or own a small allotment, if you are concerned about soil, if you are interested in technological and social innovation then let us introduce you to the GROW Observatory.   The GROW Observatory is a European-wide project engaging thousands of […]

Citizen Science: GROW Observatory Free Online Course

Be Part of GROW Observatory and Make a Difference

When we first heard about the GROW Observatory citizen science project we immediately pledged to help find growers in Ireland who would like to learn more about making their growing spaces even better. We are therefore excited to let you know about a FREE online course that begins on Monday, 19th February 2018 that will help […]