Moorlands Primary School

ECOgarden News

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  • Published 26/09/19, by Louise Swift
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    Autumn Term harvest

    Meteors were delighted to pull up handsful of gorgeous (but rather tangled!) carrots and a couple of good-sized onions to give to Carol (our school cook) and the kitchen team to add to school dinners last Friday.
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  • Published 20/06/19, by Louise Swift
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    More school dinners grown

    Leeks and an onion were last week's delivery from the ECOgarden to our school kitchen. Several children have told us that they tried and liked our veg!
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  • Published 20/06/19, by Louise Swift
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    Vegbox jobs today!

    Today we thinned out our carrots, weeded our vegbox and created a new salad garden to hang on the front of our vegbox, made out of plastic bottles that Mrs Swift found in a bin on her maths course yesterday! We also used plastic bottle tops to make some fruit and vegetables to decorate our box. Here...
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  • Published 16/05/19, by Louise Swift
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    Busy busy Meteors

    More veg planted today. Mrs B had sent us some tomato and courgette plants she had started off at home for us, and another of our Spring Term Meteors had brought their seedlings in to plant up.
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  • Published 02/05/19, by Louise Swift
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    Planting up our Vegbox

    Today the Summer Term Meteors got together for the first time. We filled our new vegbox with compost and started to plant out the small plants we have been growing in pots.
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  • Published 04/04/19, by Louise Swift
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    ECOgarden update

    Meteors played and worked in the woodland area and ECOgarden today. Some chose to explore and play with their friends, while others chose to help with jobs including weeding, planting potatoes and pansies, tying up our thornless blackberry plant and trimming and tidying up the herb garden. Here are...
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  • Published 04/04/19, by Louise Swift
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    Seedlings started

    Over the last couple of weeks Meteors have each planted and taken home to get started, 2 different pots of seeds from a wide choice of veg plants.
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  • Published 28/02/19, by Louise Swift
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    Spring has Sprung!

    Meteors enjoyed some early spring sunshine this afternoon, seeing what was sprouting in our ECOgarden.
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  • Published 13/02/19, by Louise Swift
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    new portable veg bed

    We are very excited to be developing a portable vegetable bed, which may be lifted and taken to the Yorkshire Show in Summer 2019 if it is judged as a finalist.
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  • Published 18/10/18, by Louise Swift
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    onions planted

    Today we planted onion sets ready to over-winter, as well as some cornflowers we had been given to plant in our recycled garden. Now our old wellies, shoes and a teacup are blooming lovely!
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  • Published 18/10/18, by Louise Swift
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    Our Autumn harvest

    Carrots and cabbages!
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  • Published 19/04/18, by Louise Swift
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    Our new Meteors get digging!

    Today in roasting weather Meteors were joined by Mason's grandparents to plant some potatoes.
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