Call for volunteers
May04

Call for volunteers

We are looking for volunteers to support Bute Produce community garden.  The new season is well underway, and there are lots of activities to get involved with.  Volunteering with our Bute Produce team is a wonderful way to support goal of increasing locally grown produce.  You may have a wealth of knowledge and skills you can bring to the garden – here is an example of the type of horticultural activities that take place. The...

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Community Trees
May04

Community Trees

Last year as part of our Bute Produce Genesis project, we were delighted to create a new woodland environment within the garden.  The ‘working wood’ has a range of five trees that can be used for a variety of crafts and heritage horticultural practices.  Jessica Herriot of Woodwatch Bute helped with the circular design that in years to come will create five unique spaces – small glades within a circle of each of...

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You Can Help
May01

You Can Help

We are expecting some new arrivals at Bute Produce this year.  New skills, new knowledge and new environment are all needed to make our guests feel welcome. One member of the team is going through a training programme, and will share the learning with everyone at the garden.  A special space has been selected and is BEEing prepared.  With wild flowers to the left and young wild cherry saplings to the right, we hope to build a buffet...

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