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St Albans Primary School children enjoying the wild flowers in their Cultivation Street Garden

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

By cultivationst | February 7, 2019

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…

Blue Tit Spot The Difference | Activity Sheet

By cultivationst | February 4, 2019

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…

Before & After Photos |Competition Tips

By cultivationst | February 3, 2019

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…

Make Your Own Bird Feeders | Activity

By cultivationst | January 31, 2019

Making your own bird feeders is a fun and cost-effective way to help out the birds in your garden or outdoor space. Using shop bought garden bird seed and items you may have around the house, here are two guides for creating your own. 1) Yoghurt Pot Bird Feeders You Will Need Lard Garden Bird…

Rockcliffe Avenue Community Front Gardens, entered into the Cultivation Street competition

Rockcliffe Avenue | The story of their gardens

By cultivationst | January 31, 2019

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…

Midfield Primary School children in their Cultivation Street garden

Midfield Primary School | Their garden story

By cultivationst | January 30, 2019

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…

Tips For February

By cultivationst | January 30, 2019

Within our Cultivation Street network there are individuals with amazing knowledge both about gardening and running community gardens. They understand first-hand the needs of organisations and can tailor their advice to this. Our tips for the month is written by Cath from Welsh House Farm Green Grafters community gardening group. Cath not only has endless…

Garden Bird Word Search | Activity Sheet

By cultivationst | January 29, 2019

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 garden bird word search inspired by our feathered friends, for you to download, print and have a go! Simply click on the link below to download…

Bullfinch Colouring | Activity Sheet

By cultivationst | January 29, 2019

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 series of beautiful colouring pages inspired by our feathered friends, for you to download, print and colour! Simply click on the link below to download for…

Cath Fletcher, smiling, wearing a pink cap behind bright yellow flowers

Community Q&A | Cath Fletcher

By cultivationst | January 28, 2019

Our Cultivation Street network is made up of hundreds of individuals. We come across such great characters and personalities, all of whom add value to the Cultivation Street network. We thought it would be interesting to shine a light on a few of these characters here on our blog. We had a quick question and…