There’s a buzz aBute the place!
Jun16

There’s a buzz aBute the place!

Bute Produce are delighted with the addition of Eat Natural sponsored Beer Hive. Tuesday 6th June, we took delivery of our first “nuke of bees” supplied by North Ayrshire Beekeepers Association.  Rab Duff has successfully completed first stage of his Beekeeping training, adding new skills to the growing range of horticultural excellence at the garden.  In keeping with Fyne Futures environmental objectives, we are excited to take part...

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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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Fresh, healthy and local
Apr17

Fresh, healthy and local

The last of our winter crops are disappearing fast.  Snowball turnips, purple sprouting broccoli, and Swiss chard have given us all they have.  Our team have been very busy preparing ground and sowing seeds to bring you a brand new menu.  You might notice that Bute Produce is looking a bit different this year.  It is 2nd year of our transformation toward permaculture.  Crop families have been rotated into their positions within the...

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Happy Holidays!
Dec12

Happy Holidays!

The garden will be closed on Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th December.  The last Green Box delivery will be Friday 23rd December.  Please place your order by Monday 19th December by telephone to 01700 503181; by email admin@fynefutures.org.uk or via private message on our facebook page.   The garden will be closed on Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd January.  The last Green Box delivery of 2016 will be Friday 30th December.  Please place...

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