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Library garden runner beans have replaced broad beans

The Westbury-on-Trym Library Group with help from SusWoT have planted a selection of runner beans to replace the broad beans. There are three varieties of bean which will be available for library users to pick this summer. The green runner beans, Moonlight and Firestorm, need to be regularly picked to encourage new growth so please …

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SusWoT Tomato Plants for Sale this Saturday at Westbury Fair

These tomatoes are now ready to be planted out! SusWoT will be selling tomato plants at just 50p each at the Westbury Fair on Saturday.  We will be in the Doctors Car Park.  The Fair is open from 11 am until 3:30 pm.  Varieties available include Sungold (the sweet cherry tomato), alicante, shirley and tumbler …

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Potting Along

On Saturday 11 people managed to pot up all the tomatoes, over 1000.  Those not shown above were sifting garden compost! It is planned to use these plants to encourage people to grow their own by selling them at 50p a go at various events in Westbury-on-Trym.

Apple Pressing Saturday 18 October at Falcondale Road Allotments

SusWoT will be at the National Trust apple pressing event which runs from 11am to 3pm.   We will also be showing off one of our wormeries and selling overwintering broad beans seeds very cheap to plant in the next month. Bring along some apples and go home with some tasty, fresh juice. Don’t forget to …

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Enter The Westbury-on-Trym Village Show Sat 6 September

SusWoT has its own category at the Village Show this year.  There are three SusWoT Categories at the village show.  You will need to enter by 5pm on Tuesday 2 September, Entry Information is here. Class  TITLE  91 Plant or Produce Grown from SusWoT Seeds or Plants  Open to All  92 My First Plant or Produce …

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