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Sown in Bolton 2017

Its that time of the year again when the season is quickly moving into autumn, and with this comes the end of this years Sown in Bolton project. So here is a little in the way of a story about … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 20 in pictures

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Sown in Bolton day 17

Today has been all about bulk carrying and moving things around. This morning we ferried well over a ton of soil to different addresses on the estate to fill up and top up our growers raised beds. Its been a … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 13

For the last two days I have been eating cloves of raw garlic in a bid to stave off a bout of flu, it seems to have worked enough for me to be well enough to travel up to Breightmet … Continue reading

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Bolton Urban Growers Q&A

Since our work began well over a decade ago we have been asked lots of questions and had interesting conversations with community members, people from the voluntary and statutory sectors, friends, family, refugees, permaculture practitioners, gardeners, rehab workers, and people … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 6

Of late the Met Office has been wrong a few times about whether or not it is likely to rain, a few weeks ago I took their advice after they warned it was going to rain all day, when in … Continue reading

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Sown in Bolton day 2

I arrived at the UCAN shortly after nine, fired a quick brew and a fag down and then set to work planting stuff on for the growers ready for distribution to various houses on the estate next week. So today … Continue reading

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