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    Inspiring day learning about Pond Design and Construction

    by  • August 5, 2016

    Members of Feed Avalon and interested local people spent the day learning about pond design and construction with local horticulturist Philip Knight. The one-day course was designed to support people to learn the basics of how to design and build ponds. We learned how to create pond habitats that support wildlife to thrive. As...

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    Learning about Mushrooms at the Red Brick Building Community Garden

    by  • July 25, 2016


    Patrick Mallery from the Upcycled Mushroom Company and Feed Bristol taught a one-day mushroom cultivation course this July in Glastonbury. Hosted at the Red Brick Building Community Garden, the course explored the basics of mushroom growing. Folks learned how to inoculate mushroom logs and build mushroom beds. We hope that there can be some...

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    Pictures from Vegan Permaculture Design Course 2016, Part One

    by  • July 20, 2016


    Each summer Feed Avalon’s hosts a full permaculture design course in Compton Dundon. Below are some photographs from part one of the third Vegan Permaculture Design Course taught by Graham Burnett and Nicole Vosper of Feed Avalon. It was an amazing group rich with existing knowledge and skills. The week culminated in a session...

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    Photos from Feed Avalon’s Plant Identification Course

    by  • July 15, 2016


    Here are some photos from Feed Avalon’s first Plant Identification course that took place in July 2016. The course was supported by Somerset Skills and Learning. If you are interested in potentially doing this course with us next year please email Nicole at eat@feedavalon.org.uk to join our mailing list.    

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    Healing Gardens Open Day – Saturday 30th July

    by  • July 10, 2016


    Feed Avalon will be doing a stall at this event. The Healing Gardens Cooperative is such an inspiring local community growing project. Please come and support and have a chance to swoon over their wonderful gardens! For more information about their work visit: http://www.healing-gardens.co.uk/  

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    Free Introductory Mushroom Cultivation Course!

    by  • July 1, 2016


    When: Sunday 17th July 2016 10am – 5pm Where: Avalon Wildflower Park near the Red Brick Building, Morland Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9FTWhat: This FREE COURSE will take a look at the fascinating world of fungi and how to cultivate them.We will learn the basics of how to: • Understand the basic biology and ecology...

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    Tell us your Education & Training needs and desires!

    by  • June 20, 2016

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    If you have benefited from one of Feed Avalon’s courses or workshops over the last year, please take a minute to give your feedback. If you haven’t been on one of our courses yet, please still use the form to tell us what you’d be interested in! We want to develop an even more...

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    Free Fermentation Workshop this June

    by  • May 20, 2016

    Fermentation Workshop June

    How to book: To book please email eat@feedavalon.org.uk When: Thursday 16th June 2016, 10am – 3pm Where: Unit C1 Thriveability Hub, Northover Buildings, Glastonbury, BA6 9NU What: In the workshop you’ll be rediscovering the old methods of preserving food. We’ll be preparing, making and tasting fermented foods from all over the globe; a variety...

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    Learn about Pond Design & Construction at Avalon Wildflower Park

    by  • May 15, 2016


    How to book: To book please email Nicole: eat@feedavalon.org.uk When: Tuesday 19th July 2016, 10am – 4pm Where: At Avalon Wildflower Park Opposite the Red Brick Building, Glastonbury What: Avalon Wildflower Park is a new community project opposite the Red Brick Building. The former BMX track, now overgrown, is unloved and neglected. Our vision...

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