A wild flower friendly garden, Kirk Yetholm

When: June 20, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Kirk Yetholm

Lesley and Peter have designed and developed their garden to be wildlife friendly. This video will show us the results of their labours.

Business Meeting and Plant Exchange

When: May 17, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Berwick

The spring business meeting will be before lunch with the afternoon being for the plant swap (bring any surplus seedlings etc), and for a look round Robert and Lesley’s remodelled house garden and, for those[…]

Greener Melrose Talk: Farming with Nature

When: April 16, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Marmions, Melrose

This talk is BOG’s contribution to the Greener Melrose talks programme. The talk will be given by the Soil Association and will focus on how to reduce the impact of agriculture on the environment through[…]

Visit to Shielow Wood

When: April 4, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Detchant, Berwick

John Monaghan is lucky enough to own a forest and would love to have you visit for a day. Since taking control, John has been working to translate the forest into a mixed age woodland,[…]

Climate Change Action

When: March 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Where: St Boswells Church Hall

Following on from the AGM decision that BOG should, in response to the climate change emergency, be more overt in promoting the way that we, as organic gardeners, can respond to this crisis. This meeting[…]

Pruning and Coppicing workshop

When: March 14, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Ancrum

Liz has a number of fruit trees needing a winter prune, as well as a woodland on a steep slope down to the Ale Water. Here she would like help to identify the trees growing[…]