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Workshop Session at Lewes Community Allotment: what to grow on chalky soil

Free workshop about what you can grow on chalky soils, how to improve them and how to protect plants.

It will cover which vegetables, herbs and flowers are best suited to these conditions, how to make good compost to build the soil, using raised beds, watering methods and other ways of growing. Plus site tour, refreshments.

At Lewes Community Allotment, Highdown, on the Nevill behind Highdown Road (go up the alley by Sheepfair, turn left and keep going up the path until you find us).

We need to know numbers, so please let us know if you'd like to come. Sarah Rideout is the allotment coordinator who will be running the workshop. Her contact details are:, 07502 608929.

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