Thanks to the Cornwall Association of Woodturners for knocking up this giant frame that has enabled us to create the perfect beneficial bug residence. Attracting certain insects helps us to control pests on our fruit and vegetable plants. Ground beetles that eat slugs. Lacewings, ladybirds and their larvae all munch on aphids (of any colour; […]
Our ‘News from our Trainees’ section of the website has been very under-published of late, for which we apologise. We would like to reassure you all that this is not because there is no news! Tanya and Anthony got together this morning to have a think about what we’ve done through the year. “The best […]
We have been producing some really beautifully crafted items, thanks to the Cornwall Association of Woodturners. They have been volunteering to support our trainees and doing the most wonderful work. Trainees have learned a fantastic array of new skills. Learning to use the lathe, saws and drills, sand down, varnish and finish items for sale. […]
Everyone is starting to prepare for the new growing season. The first seedlings are in the propagators and the greenhouses have been washed down and prepared. Phil got a lot of flies and cobwebs in his hair! We have a lovely new banner for our sales stall in Camborne square on Fridays. Please come along […]
Getting ready for Apple Day on 0ctober 11th. Lots to do!