Surrey Organic Gardening Group


SOGG events underlined

Friday 25 September 2015 - Harvest supper and quiz

Friday 30 October 2015 - A talk entitled 'Health Matters, Naturally' by Ruth Noah, Noah's Wholefoods Wallington

Friday 27 November 2015 - Crafty get together; making Christmas cards, table decorations, etc.

Friday 29 January 2016 - Nonsuch Park and its Gardens by Paul Airey, Chair Nonsuch Voles

Friday 26 February 2016 - AGM/seed and potato swap

Saturday 19th September: 6 Week Food Growing Course (Ecolocal)

If you are just starting out, or would like to get some more detailed knowledge of food growing, then this course is for you. Over 6 weeks you will learn everything you need to know to confidently grow your own fruit and veg. including:

  • Preparing your growing area
  • Planning what to grow
  • Planting techniques
  • Taking care of your plants
  • Feeding your soil
  • Harvesting and storing produce

Over the six weeks you will get hands on experience as well as theoretical knowledge and the support of an experienced tutor. This course is AQA level 1 certified, and certificates can be provided for an additional fee. If you are interested in certification, please ask for more details.

Held at:  Carshalton Community Allotment (Access between 33-35 Colston Avenue) SM5 2PW

Start dates: Saturday 19th September 2015 and April 16 2016 (for 6 consecutive Saturdays)

Time: 10.30-12.30pm

Price:  £75

Booking: visit


Meetings are held at 7.30pm on the last Friday of the month (except July, August, December) at the Milton Hall, Cooper Crescent, off Nightingale Road, Carshalton, SM5 2DL opposite Carshalton College).

020 8395 2521

S.O.G.G. c/o Ecolocal
The Old School House
Mill Lane, Carshalton