• Fantastic Polytunnel Course at Paddington Farm

    by  • May 10, 2017

    We were super grateful to Robert Macbeth from Paddington Farm for a fantastic Polytunnel Course last Wednesday. Everyone learned a huge amount about what to grow, where and when. We learned about polytunnel maintenance, irrigation systems, and how to manage soil in an undercover system. Overall it was a great day. Check out the...

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    Announcing the SoilHack Gathering 2017!

    by  • February 26, 2017

    Feed Avalon are super happy to be supporting a SoilHack Gathering to happen this summer. Taking place over the 27th and 28th May, the weekend is a chance to share our passion, knowledge, and skills for building healthy soils. We see the gathering as an important part of our EAT Project (Education and Training...

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    Polytunnel Course at Paddington Farm

    by  • February 3, 2017

    When: Wednesday 3rd May 2017, 9.30am – 4pm Where: Paddington Farm, Maidencroft Lane, Glastonbury, BA6 8JN What: Don’t miss this hands-on practical course taking place at an Organic Market Garden in Somerset. Learn about all aspects of polytunnel growing. The course will cover the basics of: • Crop selection • Crop rotation timing and...

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    New Course: Cooking Basic Essentials from Scratch

    by  • February 3, 2017

    When: Thursday 2nd March, Thursday 9th March, Thursday 6th April, Thursday 13th April 2017. 6pm – 8.30pm Where: Unit C1 Thriveability Hub, Northover Buildings, Glastonbury, BA6 9NU What: Join us over 4 weeks for a series of making common store bought foods from scratch. Come learn and share how to cook everyday foods and...

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    Dates announced for Full Permaculture Design Course

    by  • January 19, 2017

    Nicole from Feed Avalon is excited to announce the dates for this year’s Full Permaculture Design course that takes place just outside Street and Glastonbury. Do you seek to live compassionately without the unnecessary exploitation of people, animals and the environment? Are you concerned about climate change, peak oil and future generations? Are you...

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    Don’t miss the 2017 Grow Your Own Garden Course

    by  • January 15, 2017

    Feed Avalon are organising our third six-week FREE introduction to food growing course. Folks are very welcome to show up for sessions, however, booking enables us to ensure we have enough resources for learners and we all have a better learning environment. How to book: Please email eat@feedavalon.org.uk Cost: This course is FREE. Donations...

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    Spring Fermentation Course

    by  • January 15, 2017

    Due to huge local demand, we are organising another Fermentation Course this spring… When: Saturday 11th March 2017, 9.30am – 5pm Where: Unit C1 Thriveability Hub, Northover Buildings, Glastonbury, BA6 9NU What: Fermented food tastes amazing and is a great way to consume probiotics from living food all year round – one of the...

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    Nutrition Day School

    by  • January 15, 2017

    When: Thursday 30th March 2017, 9.30am – 5pm Where: Unit C1 Thriveability Hub, Northover Buildings, Glastonbury, BA6 9NU What: Confused by nutrition information and ‘what’s good or bad for you’? This day school will explore the links between food, health and well-being, demystifying nutritional concepts and science, and emphasising a sustainable and pleasurable approach...

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