25
MAY
2015

Update from Sarah Eno’s garden

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Sarah sent us some pictures from her vegetable garden with all sorts of things progressing nicely
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30
APR
2015

Garden visit report: Whitton Willow Plot and Northumbria Basketry Group

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Another enthusiastic BOG turnout to the Whitton Willow Plot and Northumbrian Basketry Group near Rothbury.
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02
APR
2015

Greener Melrose Winter Talk on Bhutan

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Greener Melrose will be hosting another in there series of Winter Talks later this April. David Long from the Borders Forest Trust with be talking about Bhutan: seeing the wood and the trees The talk will be held at the Ormiston Institute, The Square, Melrose at 8pm on Wednesday April
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BOG members surveying the desert with dismay
02
APR
2015

Garden Design – Another successful BOG workshop

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Following the garden design workshop, Lesley Blackthorn wrote this report from the day.
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14
MAR
2015

Greener Melrose Winter Talk on Old Melrose

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Greener Melrose are now turning their attention to our local heritage with a talk by Margaret Collin about Old Melrose "Rediscovering, Interpreting and Accessing St Cuthbert’s first monastic home and its environs"
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07
MAR
2015

Gardening with young children

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Looking for ways to get children into the garden? Scratching your head over how to get your little ones interested in growing things? BOG member Barbara Graham may well have some great ideas for you.
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03
MAR
2015

Do you cut your seed potatoes in two?

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Lest year we simply planted our seed potatoes whole and they sprouted just fine. I read recently that you can split your seed potatoes into two or more sections  and then plant them to maximise the yield. Does this work? Any downsides? What do you do?
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18
FEB
2015

BOG Spring 2015 Visits and meetings

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Here is the programme of visits and events for Spring 2015. Members of BOG can find details of each of these in the Members' section of the website.
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18
FEB
2015

Potato Day 2015 Rota

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Here’s the volunteer rota for Potato Day 2015. Rota for volunteers 2015
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The welcome desk
04
FEB
2015

Volunteers for Potato Day

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WE NEED YOU… to volunteer to help at BOG’s biggest event – you get free admission, refreshments, meet other BOG members and have a different day out! A rota for potato day is put together in advance & sent to all volunteers. We need to cover the following tasks: SATURDAY 28 Februa
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