What: The Annual Organic Centre Garden Party 2010
Where: Rossinver, Co. Leitrim
When: 18th July 11am – 5pm
Guest chef: Neven Maguire
Tickets: €8, concession €5, friends and children free
The Organic Centre invites to the annual garden party with guided tours, workshops, displays and demonstrations.
This year’s highlight will be a cooking demonstration by Neven Maguire from McNeans Bistro in Blacklion using fresh ingredients from the Organic Centre gardens.
Let’s grow together is our theme for 2010.
We have seen a huge increase in people gardening and growing vegetables, herbs and fruit and our aim is to support everyone who wants to grow organically without pesticides and herbicides, GMO-free and with a very low carbon foot print. With fifteen years experience and a team of expert organic growers and lecturers we offer hobby gardeners, school gardeners, complete beginners and commercial producers the training, support, tools and resources to grow successfully.
Visit and learn
Our demonstration gardens, various polytunnels and orchard show how to grow healthy food with great taste and full of nutrients. We show good rotation and explain how to improve soil fertility and deal with weeds and pest and diseases in an organic way.
What better place to get a taster of the skills required than at the Organic Centre’s annual Garden Party. All your questions on how to garden organically will be answered on this one day informative and fun filled event. Mark the date in your diary now – The Organic Centre, Rossinver, Co. Leitrim is the place to be on Sunday 18th July!
The Garden Party will feature expertly guided tours around the gardens, polytunnels, forest garden, woodlands and the orchard. We will show how to compost, sow seeds, grow and propagate herbs, produce salad crops, deal with blight and grow tomatoes, peppers and cucumbers in polytunnels.
For details contact: 071-9854338
or visit www.theorganiccentre.ie