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    Default NOG’S Potato Day.

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    NOG's ANNUAL POTATO DAY!

    Saturday, January 26, 2019
    10:00 AM 4:00 PM
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    NEW TIMES 10am until 4pm. Arrive early for the most choice!

    40+ Varieties of seed potato available at 18p per tuber. Unusual and organic varieties available as well as old favourites. PLUS onion and shallot sets. We supply paper bags but do bring a carrier.

    ALSO - bread from Baz the Baker, local honey and homemade produce, the Urban Worm compost, Heritage Seeds by Thomas Etty, and local gardening groups.

    CAFE - tea, coffee and cakes. Plus a short talk in the cafe at 2pm on ‘Potato-Growing for Beginners’.

    ENTRY - £1 - Free to members of NOGs – you can join on the day

    VENUE - the United Reformed Church Hall, 1 Edwards Lane, NG5 3AA (Behind the Sherwood Manor Pub).

    Buses - 56,57,58,59,88,89 from Parliament Street to “Sherwood Shops”

    Parking - Blue Badge only at the venue – plus local free car parks
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    Leominster Seed Swap
    9th February 2019
    10am - 1pm at the Priory Church.

    "Share seeds, advice, information, chat."

    Last year their cafe was open, so they also served tea/coffee, e.t.c and lovely cakes, and there were also a few stands run by local groups.

    Bromyard Seed Swap
    19th January 2019
    10.30am - 1pm at the Conquest Theatre

    "Save vegetable and ornamental seeds to bring and swap. Put your horticultural questions to an experienced plantsperson"

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    Wigtown 26th Jan 11:00 to 15:00

    https://www.dgwgo.com/event/potato-day/
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    Macclesfield potatoes and more 27th Jan. 10 while 3:

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    Lampeter Permaculture Group Seed Swap will be happening this year at the People's Market, Victoria Hall, Lampeter 10am - 1pm on Saturday 23rd February
    Make 2019 the Year of Random Seed sowing
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    All we are saying is..........Give seeds a chance.

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    Make 2019 the Year of Random Seed sowing
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    Ludlow Seed Swap
    Saturday 16th Feb, 10am - 1pm
    Appleteme at the Old Brewery, Lloyds Yard off Corve Street, Ludlow SY8 1DJ

    "There will be masses of seed potatoes for sale at the swap (15p a potato) and the Cottage Herbery stall will be there with some of their wonderful, diverse herbs.

    Bring your saved seeds, unwanted seeds and seedlings of any variety (edibles and ornamentals). FREE friendly advice for new growers available about saving seeds and growing. FREE to attend, just pay a donation if you have nothing to swap.
    Plants and produce are also welcome swaps. Free parking available."
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    Some events in Edinburgh and environs

    Events - Federation of Edinburgh and District Allotments and Garden Associations

    Potato day Bridgend Farmhouse, Edinburgh, Sunday 24 February 11am-2pm, free

    Dunblane Allotment Group potato day, 2 March, 1-3pm, Braeport Centre, Dunblane, £1

    Borders Organic Gardeners potato day and green fair, 11am-3pm, 3 March, Springwood Park, Kelso, £1.50

    Seed swap, Gorgie City Farm, Sunday 3 March 2-4pm, free

    Check the website link for details of each event in case I've made any errors typing up
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