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83. Beechbrae Polytunnel 3 of 3

Now, we have finally come to part 3 of 3 with our first polytunnel at Beechbrae. After Part 1 & Part 2 with several skilled and super helpful friends we set about to get the polytunnel skinned and usable. We … Continue reading

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82. CCF Funding Beechbrae Again!!

Just a quick update to say that we are thrilled to have been granted funding for the 2nd year from the Climate Challenge Fund. Stay tuned as we begin recruiting and gearing up for this year!!

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81. Beechbrae Polytunnel Party part 2 of 3

Following on from part 1 in October, we were determined to get this polytunnel up and ready to go for springtime. We had another lovely group of folks come volunteer to help from Nourish Food Leaders and beyond. We gathered … Continue reading

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77. Harvesting Apples from Beechbrae Orchard

Over 3 the last 3 years, 5 different classes from Blackridge Primary School planted the apple trees in Beechbrae Orchard. This autumn was special as some of the apple trees at Beechbrae Orchard finally have apples on them!! The P7 … Continue reading

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76. Beechbrae Polytunnel Part 1 of 3

This is the beginning of what turns out to be an epic journey involving many friends, lots of laughter, mud and eventually a functioning polytunnel at Beechbrae. We had the polytunnel for a little while but were afraid to put … Continue reading

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25. A Little Tidy

When we bought the land last November we had little idea of what types of plants the spring & summer would yield. We can now say with confidence that we grow nettles and creeping buttercup really really well (seemingly better than some of … Continue reading

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