Our next Coffee Morning is being held on Sunday 5th May 2019 from 10am till noon. As well as the usual refreshments & cake, we will also have on sale all the items for sale that were listed previously. Hopefully we will have better weather this month and we will be able to see many of our members. I look forward to seeing you. Nick (Chairman)
Our members John & Pat have kindly offered to organise a bulk order of compost and other supplies, for the coming season, from :-
You will see from the list below that the more we order the cheaper it could be for each member. It is important to place your order by emailing your specific requirements to:- firstname.lastname@example.org
The last date for orders is Wednesday 20th February, please include within your email the Product, Quantity, your Name & a Contact telephone no. Once the order has been received a further update will issued regarding payment & collection details.
- Description Quantity UOM Unit Price £ Line Total £ VAT
- Humax Compost Multipurpose 75lt 10 Bag 6.56 65.60 GBS
- Humax Compost Multipurpose 75lt 45 Bag 4.54 204.30 GBS
- Melcourt Horticultural Potting Grit 20kg 1 Bag 4.55 4.55 GBS
- Melcourt Horticultural Potting Grit 20kg 10 Bag 3.44 34.40 GBS
- Sinclair Perlite Standard 100lt 1 Bag 10.35 10.35 GBS
- Sinclair Perlite Standard 100lt 10 Bag 9.32 93.20 GBS
- Sinclair Fertiliser Growmore 25kg 1 Bag 16.49 16.49 GBS
- Sinclair Fertiliser Growmore 25kg 10 Bag 15.05 150.50 GBS
- Sinclair Vermiculite Medium 100lt 1 Bag 19.25 19.25 GBS
- Sinclair Vermiculite Medium 100lt 10 Bag 17.88 178.80 GBS
- 6X Pelleted Chicken Manure Fertiliser 8kg 1 Tub 8.13 8.13 GBS
- 6X Pelleted Chicken Manure Fertiliser 8kg 10 Tub 6.50 65.00 BS
Please order soon, no late orders will be accepted.
One of our retired members has a GROW IT heavy duty polytunnel for sale. It comes in its original packaging and was advertised at £160 in 2017. The item is up for sale now at a bargain price of just £50 . If you’ve thought about a polytunnel and not got around to it – this is a great deal, Christmas present for yourself maybe ?
Any member who is interested should initially contact:- email@example.com
This post will be updated with further details on the item when it becomes available.
After the success the blight resistant potatoes over the last couple of years we plan to order more for sale to members this year. The cost for these highly blight resistant potatoes is £1.75/kg. We are trying 2 different varieties this year as well as Kifli.
The 3 varieties available are:
Sarpo Kifli – Salad potato – creamy waxy potato. Sown as early main crop but will produce salad potatoes all season.
Sarpo Axona – Red maincrop (Aug to late Oct). It produces high yields of big regular tubers. Ideal for baking, mashing and roasting.
Sarpo Una –2nd Early (Jul – early Oct) Multipurpose variety which can produce nice waxy salad potatoes if harvested early or can be left in ground for a heavy crop of baking potatoes.
There is a lot more information on the Sarpo varieties on the SKEA website http://potatohouse.co.uk. Please let Dawn know your requirements ( firstname.lastname@example.org) by the end of December, payment will be cash on delivery. Delivery is due in January.
Would you like a Polytunnel on your plot ?
The HAS Committee now has available a number of tunnels that could be erected on your plot for the coming season. For the full specification, including contact details, please see the following link.
For those members who have not yet ordered this seasons seed potatoes or were unable to attend today’s AGM to purchase , please note Dawn still has some great blight resistant seed potatoes left. Please contact her soon on (email@example.com )to secure your order. There are 3 quality varieties available: Kifli, Mire and Blue Danube and all at the very competitive price of £1.50kg, please order soon to avoid disappointment.