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Favourite Recipe Page: We have set up a page for members’ favourite recipes, relating to home-grown vegetables and fruit. If you would like to share yours, please email them to the webmaster.
Self-employed Members’ Advertisements: We have a web page where OBAGS members can advertise their services. If you run a business offering services in which members may be interested, you are invited to take out an advertisement on this site for £2 per year or part thereof. Payment may be made with your annual membership. Apply now to the membership secretary.
Allotment Rubbish

Please note that the waste bin and immediate area adjacent to the Trading Huts is for waste generated during the course of trading only. It is not for waste produced by allotment holders, who should make their own arrangements for safe and appropriate disposal.
DIARY DATES

The following dates were agreed for the coming season:
Shed Tidy - 08 April, 2017
Plant Sale - 14 May, 2017; Note New Time: 1400 - 1500
Social Sunday - 24 July, 2017
Harvest home dinner - 27 October, 2017 (for OBAGS Volunteers)
Annual General Meeting - 26 November, 2017
The Annual Hampshire Potato Days will be held on the Weekend, Saturday 28 January and Sunday 29 January, 10:00am - 3:00pm at Testbourne Community Centre, Micheldever Road, Whitchurch, RG28 7JF.

Photos of the 2013 Event here.
Mushroom Compost
As you may be aware Janet Cloke sourced a supplier of mushroom compost and purchased a quantity to fill specific orders from members. To obtain a useful bulk discount an extra pallet-load was ordered and this is available to members to buy from stock, £3.15 per 75L bag.

It is a useful soil conditioner, but is not recommended for ericaceous plants as it contains a high percentage of chalk. More information is available here:

https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=294