3rd of May 2014 and the weather held out, giving us a calm, sunny although
a little chilly, day. More than 30 visitors attended ‘Gardening for Beginners –
The event started off with a brief
overview of fertilizers, especially NPK which we all seem to have difficulty in
remembering what the values of each element are.
The guest instructor, Cyril Wood, gave a most informative lecture and demonstration on
pruning and taking cuttings from the garden.
Alex Duff from Talbourne Organics, although not promoting his product, gave
us a brief chat on Organic Fertilizers in general.
Chairperson Barbara Smith, welcoming the ‘pupils’