Tag: community gardening

CG Ireland Gathering & Pest and Diseases Workshop

Community Garden Gathering & Pest & Disease Workshop – Bookings Open

In association with Donegal Community Gardens Network, OURGanic Gardens and CG Ireland, we are pleased to bring our July event to Gortahork in Donegal. Bookings are NOW OPEN ON EVENTBRITE for the event on Sunday, 9th July 2017

Focus on Gleann na Bearu Community Garden

Focus on Gleann na Bearu Community Garden, Co Carlow

Gleann na Bearu Community Garden is young in community gardening terms having only been around since the spring of 2015. We’ve achieved a lot already. The small garden is located within the enclosed walls of a community centre in the heart of a Bagenalstown housing estate. The community garden attracts around a dozen people with […]

Spring is in the air at OURganic Gardens

In Focus: OURganic Gardens, Donegal

Spring is in the air at OURganic Gardens! The following article is from Joanne Butler of OURganic gardens. Joanne is a horticultural tutor who is working with seven community gardens in Donegal (yes 7!). Joanne is self-employed and works mostly through community groups and other organisations funded by the Education Training Board. OURganic Gardens was created as a central […]

History of East Clare Co-operative & Community Garden

The History of East Clare Community Co-op & Garden

Food Traditions in Ireland Ireland has long been recognised for its culture, the beauty of its landscapes and seascapes, the buzz if its cities, and the warmth of its people. Now visitors are coming for its food too. As a healthy travel option, Ireland has a natural, honest approach to food that’s rooted in tradition […]