Borrow our kit!

SCOG has an apple press and other essential cider making equipment; we are happy to loan this out to groups for events. Click here

Join us!

There is a meeting at 7.30pm every third Wednesday of the month at The Crown Hotel. All welcome.

Grafting & pruning workshop

Grafting and Pruning Workshops 

Saturday February 4th 2017

Sacrewell Farm

The two workshops will combine the basic theories of grafting and pruning, followed by a series of practical demonstrations and plenty of hands on practice.

Grafting Workshop 10 am – 12 middayGrafting

Come and learn how to graft fruit trees with local experts who will lead this two-hour workshop designed for the novice propagator. Skill at grafting is the true mark of gardening expertise, but it’s also easy to learn and fun to do. In this hands-on workshop you will graft and take home a low-maintenance fruit tree that can produce fruit organically without harmful spraying.
Pruning Apple TreePruning Workshop 2 pm – 4 pm.

How do the trees grow?
What’s the objectives?
What are best tools, and how to use them safely?
What are the best techniques?
Where and when to start?
What books, guides and online advice, videos are available?

 

Book early as spaces for each workshop are limited to 15 people. Please click here for more details.

Events

Sat 4th Feb 2017
Grafting & pruning workshops
Fri 12th May 2017
Stall at Stamford Market
Wed 21st June 2017
Mid-summer party
Sat 7th October 2017
Apple Day
Sat 6th January 2018
Wassail

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Stamford Community Orchard Group 2016