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Leeds Allotments Federation Learning Day

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Pudsey Civic Hall

Cote Lane

Farsley

LS28 5ED

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09.45 Register, coffee, give in soil sample if you wish it testing (see below)

10.15 Introduction

10.30 'The Kitchen Garden at Harlow Carr' by Joe Lofthouse of Harlow Carr

11.00 Workshops; 45 minutes each. You choose 2 of the following, and let us know which ones when you register (make a note now to help you on the NEXT PAGE) so that we can timetable your workshops. Please let us know your allotment site.

'Composting' with Composting John of the York Rotters,

'Pests and Diseases' by Joe Lofthouse from Harlow Carr or

'Legal aspects of Allotment management' by Liz Bunting from the National Allotment Association

12.50 Lunch break: lunch is provided free of charge but we need to know whether you have any special dietary requirements

1.45-2.45 'The Productive Allotment Month by Month' by David Allison (Q&A to follow)

15.00 Closing remarks

Collect soil sample results if you left a sample!

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is free at Pudsey Civic Hall

What should I bring to the event?

You don't need to bring anything, but if you want to have soil tested for pH, Nitrates, phosphates and potassium please check below for details about how to take your soil sample, and indicate on your registration that you intend to bring a sample

Lunch is provided free of charge; please let us know of any special dietary requirements

How do I submit a soil sample?

  • Please take a soil sample from the base of a 6 inch deep hole. We need about 50 grams (2 oz) and it is very helpful if you put it in a clean polythene bag, clean jamjar or clean tupperware (not to have contained anything pickled!!)
  • Please LABEL your sample with your name and allotment site.
  • Please give your sample to the Soil Testing table AS SOON AS YOU ARRIVE, remembering to fill in the details on the results sheet.
  • Please pay £1 to cover the cost of the test
  • Please remember to collect your results, they will be ready at the end of the day.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

01132745699 and leave a message

Can I make a block booking from my allotment site?

No, all bookings are for individuals only

What shall I do if I can't attend?

Please ring 01132745699 and let us know. There will be a waiting list for places.





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