Edible Gardens
We're a network of Edible Gardens across Oxford, helping students to set up their own edible gardens and learn to grow-their-own. Sign up to our 2019 training programme to get involved!
Across Oxford
Community Gardening Training Programme: Growing for all in Oxford
In 2019 we'll be running a training programme to help people to set up their own community gardens across Oxford. We think growing local, affordable fruit and veg should be available to all people in Oxford! Join the growing revolution and help give back to the community through gardening. Our gardens will feed back into the local community by donating food to good causes and supporting other non-profits that focus on food sustainability.
The programme will involve five training sessions across January and February, featuring a range of classroom-style sessions, hands-on gardening experience, and the chance to get to know other people who are growing-their-own across Oxford. Sessions will take place at the Oxford Hub on Thursdays, 5-6pm.
  • 20th January: Welcome event
  • 24th January: Designing a garden space
  • 7th February: Community impact
  • 21st February: Planning your year
  • 7th March: How to keep your garden growing
If you'd like to join us, apply below!
University of Oxford Students
Oxford Brookes Students
Everyone else
Get involved with one of our Edible Gardens
We run regular trips to community gardens that we work with across Oxford. Join us for some gardening and some veg to take home - if it's the right time of year! Apply to be kept up to date about our ongoing gardening opportunities and get involved - no experience required. You're always welcome to come along for a one-off taster and see how it goes!
Support with your application
Oxford Hub is committed to making our activities inclusive to all volunteers. We can make reasonable adjustments to application processes, training sessions, volunteering projects and other activities, and can reimburse expenses such as bus tickets. We also provide ongoing support for the volunteers we work with, so if you have particular accessibility needs, including special educational needs, please do get in touch at lizzie@oxfordhub.org and let us know how we can make the activity more accessible.
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