Growers Question Time

Come and quiz our expert panel Tuesday 23rd May, 7 – 9.30pm. Ovington Social Club Have you got a question about your garden, allotment, greenhouse, polytunnel, plants, veg, flowers? Challenge our panel of expert growers: Ian Todd, GO Local Food, Tom Martin,...

Our Scarecrow Day

The sun shone on our Scarecrows! For the first time in 4 years grey skies and cold winds were replaced by blue sky and sunshine to welcome a new crop of scarecrows. In addition to the competition, children were involved in a trail on the fields, making mini scarecrows...

Scarecrow Saturday!

Only 2 days to go…. Sun is forecast for Saturday so we’re all set for a fantastic morning on the Go Local Food fields. The theme for the competition is ‘Book Characters’ and all scarecrows need to be on the field for 10am.  So with only 2 days...

Spring is on the way!

Tweeting on the fields Spring sounds abound as the birds look for nesting sites around the Go Local Food fields. There have never been so many blackbirds in the area and they are all squabbling over territory. The company of working volunteers and some traffic didn’t...

Scarecrow Competition

Come along and join the fun! Every year we hold a scarecrow competition linked to World Book Day.  We have had some amazing entries in the past and are hoping for another scary crop to keep the birds off our crops during 2017.  Judging will take place on Saturday 25th...