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Where: Rossinver, Co. Leitrim

When: 17th July   11am – 5pm

Special features:

  • “Peat free compost” with head gardener Julia Lehmann and information by The Irish Peatland Council.

 

  • Launch of “Organic gardening is simple” by award winning gardener Jill Scott from Fermanagh

 

  • Cooking demonstration in the barn with fresh organic vegetables from the garden by guest chef Neven Maguire from McNean House and Restaurant Blacklion

 

Tickets: Only €7, concession €4, members and children free

 

Other activities:

  • Hans Wieland will tour the centre’s polytunnels and give advice on how to use this wonderful invention to maximum benefit.
  • Market gardener Mary O’Connell will give gardening advice.
  • Compost games
  • Spot the seeds
  • How to grow and use herbs
  • Demonstration on spoon carving
  • Information about The Irish Wildlife Trust
  • Information on Organic School Gardens by SEED
  • Artist Heidi Wickham will conduct “vegetable felting workshops” for all the family.
  • The Grass Roof Café will be open for sumptuous summer dishes.

 

For more details contact Hans Wieland 071-9854338 or email hans@theorganiccentre.ie or www.theorganiccentre.ie

 

 

Posted by in Features.


Where: Rossinver, Co. Leitrim

When: 17th July   11am – 5pm

Special features:

  • “Peat free compost” with head gardener Julia Lehmann and information by The Irish Peatland Council.

 

  • Launch of “Organic gardening is simple” by award winning gardener Jill Scott from Fermanagh (more…)