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September Open Day

September 16, 2016

Open Day and Plant Sale Sunday 25 September, Hawkwood Nursery As the seasons roll around it’s another Hawkwood open day. We have salad plants for sale for growing over winter, and our apple press is available for anyone to bring their apples and make juice. And grape growers are invited to join the community wine […]

Job Opportunity

October 19, 2015

Organiclea is recruiting for a Vineyard and Winery Worker. Following the successful planting of a vineyard and establishment of a winery at our Hawkwood growing site, Organiclea is seeking a person to join us for a training/enterprise opportunity. With initial support from Marko Bojcun, the Vineyard Worker will be responsible for the cultivation of grapes […]

Job Opportunities

June 22, 2015

Organiclea is recruiting for two posts – a Farmstart Coordinator and a Vineyard Worker. Vineyard Worker Following the successful planting of a vineyard and establishment of a winery at our Hawkwood growing site, Organiclea is seeking a person to join us for a training/enterprise opportunity. Working alongside Marko Bojcun for an initial 6 months, the […]

Grow your own wine

December 2, 2013

Saturday 25 January 2014, 9.30am-4pm A one day course that will look at everything to do with growing grape vines, from their planting, and growth training, propagating new plants and specific pruning essentials. The course will be based at the Hawkwood growing site, and will involve practical work and demonstrations in the newly-established vineyard as […]

Grow your own wine

January 13, 2013

Sunday 27 January 2013, 9.30am-4pm A one day course that will look at everything to do with growing grape vines, from their planting, and growth training, propagating new plants and specific pruning essentials. The course will be based at the Hawkwood growing site, and will involve practical work and demonstrations in the newly-established vineyard as […]

Wine workshop

October 4, 2010

Wine from the vine and the hedgerow: An introduction to making wine from locally grown and foraged fruit. Come and hear about the revival of country wines and urban wine growing, and take part in a tasting of seven local vintages. £5/£3 unwaged. Places are limited so to book your place, please email marlene[at]organiclea.org.uk (replace […]