Cultivation Street

Archive for February 2019

Top tips on starting a community garden

Cultivation Street was set up to pull together some of the best community gardens across the nation and tell their stories of success. We’ve seen all sorts of amazing community gardens with schools and neighbourhoods all getting together to create great outdoor spaces to enjoy. Now is a perfect time to get involved or start…

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Kipos Tou Drakon | Their Calliope® Garden Story

Since its launch in 2013, the Cultivation Street campaign has expanded to support hundreds of school and community gardening projects across the UK. It is now a thriving hub for gardeners to share stories, top tips and advice as well as access a plethora of free resources to enhance their gardening projects. For this week’s…

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Grow Your Own Cress Heads | Activity

Our Cress Heads are a simple way to get growing. With just a few everyday items you can create these humorous little characters and watch their hair grow longer, day after day! Use our expressions sheet to inspire your designs. DOWNLOAD EXPRESSIONS SHEET You Will Need An empty egg carton Empty egg shells Permanent marker…

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Tinsley Allotment | Their Garden Story

Since its launch in 2013, the Cultivation Street campaign has expanded to support hundreds of school and community gardening projects across the UK. It is now a thriving hub for gardeners to share stories, top tips and advice as well as access a plethora of free resources to enhance their gardening projects. For this week’s…

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5 Tips For Better Photos | Competition Tips

Photos are a major part of any competition submission. Whether you are a school/community garden or an ambassador it is essential to get a great set of photos that clearly depict what it is you do!   We have put together our 5 top tips (with examples), for improving your images and getting your message…

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Steve Fry | His Garden Ambassador story

Since its launch in 2013, the Cultivation Street campaign has expanded to support hundreds of school and community gardening projects across the UK. It is now a thriving hub for gardeners to share stories, top tips and advice as well as access a plethora of free resources to enhance their gardening projects. For this week’s…

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St Alban’s Church of England Primary School | Their garden story

Since its launch in 2013, the Cultivation Street campaign has expanded to support hundreds of school and community gardening projects across the UK. It is now a thriving hub for gardeners to share stories, top tips and advice as well as access a plethora of free resources to enhance their gardening projects. For this week’s…

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Blue Tit Spot The Difference | Activity Sheet

Here at Cultivation Street we love garden birds, and we understand how much our schools and community groups enjoy encouraging them into their gardens too! We have created a blue tit spot the difference inspired by our feathered friends, for you to download, print and have a go! Simply click on the link below to…

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Before & After Photos | Competition Tips

We are always talking to our communities, schools and ambassadors about the importance of taking great photos to document their journey. In relation to our annual competition photos are a great feature of our judging packs, providing a wealth of inspirational imagery. our judges are often moved by the hard work and sense of togetherness…

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