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Our allotment work is supported by a Sedgemoor District Council Health & Wellbeing Grant. The children are grateful for SDC's support - thank you!

10/10/2018 - Three allotments are now prepared for ongoing maintenance.

21/03/2018 - Harrison and Aimee visited the Council Chambers to talk about their garden allotments project. Everyone was very impressed!

14/03/2018 - Planting has commenced!

Four trenches ready for planting our first early potatoes.
Look at our potatoes before they are planted.
We have just planted our potatoes.
Potatoes planted and covered over. Now we wait for June to dig them up.

08/03/2018 - Y4 Preparing their allotment for planting

January 2018 - We now have our shed ready for the new growing season!

05/12/2017 - Our allotments are slowly getting ready for winter.

Foundation Stage children raking their allotment.

09/10/2017 & 16/10/2017 - Year 1 working on their allotment

04/10/2017 - The final harvest has begun!

07/09/2017 - The allotments are looking good.

17/08/2017 - The allotments are thriving!

20/07/2017 - Councillor Gill Slocombe and Mrs Jacqueline Strong, SDC, visited our allotments.

Year 4 reaping the rewards of their hard work!

17th July 2017

Beautiful dahlias in the Foundation Stage allotment!

Foundation Stage Allotments 14/06/17

Harvested rhubarb, new potatoes and strawberries.
Happy allotment helpers.

Year 6 Allotments 13/06/17

Y6 hard at work digging out the weeds.
Y6 harvested some carrots and broad beans.

June 2017

The allotments are looking good!
Wigwams for sweet peas, followed by marigolds, radishes, kale (covered with netting) and raspberries.
Y3 harvested some radishes.
Y3 pupils weeding their plot.
Strawberries from the Foundation Stage plot.

Year 6 Curriculum Celebration - Allotments

Problems on Y6 allotment - the broad beans have blackfly on them.
Y6 have a good crop of lettuce - harvested some to take home.
Y6 carrots.
View of all the allotments.
View of all the allotments.
View of all the allotments.
Y3 wigwams to support the sweet peas.
The marigolds and radishes are growing well.

28/03/2017 - Y6 Digging over the soil in preparation for planting beetroot, purple sprouting and lettuce.

The allotments are coming along - these are not bags of rubbish, they are potato sacks!

FS children preparing the allotment for planting.

Year 1 Gardening Session 07/03/2017

We have just planted our onion sets!
Potato bags prepared and ready for planting.
We divided our allotment into four equal parts.
Onions sets for planting.
We planted chives, sedum and onion sets today.
Chives.

Y3 children have been splitting a clump of chives and planting them. They also planted some primulas.

Spring has sprung!

Allotment Design Winners - February 2017

Allotment Design Entries

Foundation Stage Allotment

Forcing the rhubarb
Some leeks ready for picking
More leeks
Vegetable beds prepared for planting

Year 4 potato bags prepared for planting while the seed potatoes are chitting in class

Year 1 preparing the ground

Year 6 working on their allotment

The first signs of Year 5's garlic.

Preparing the Allotments for Planting - October 2016

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