Seasons greetings!

Merry Christmas to you! The Gloucester Allotment Garden Association wants to wish you and your loved ones a very Merry Christmas and a healthy New Year in 2021! Thanks for being part of our gardening community this year and we hope to see you back next spring. (And don’t forget to have some veggies with your Christmas feast . . .) – From all of us at GAGA

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2020 garden survey resultsĀ 

What you said! The Gloucester Allotment Garden Association wants to thank everyone who responded to our end-of-year survey with comments both positive and negative. Almost 25% of our gardeners voiced an opinion and we want to provide a summary of what you felt was important along with a few comments and insights of our own. The main thrust of positive comments had to do with better communication and managing to get the gardens open despite COVID. Negative issues were more varied but included road conditions, rule enforcement, garbage, water usage and compost.  Want to know the specifics? Read on! Positive…

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Compost & Straw Update

Compost delivery next week Compost will be delivered to the gardens the week of May 25-29 to all plots unless gardeners have indicated they wish to opt out. If you do not want compost, please put a sign at the front of your plot this weekend indicating no compost – even if you have already made this request to the registrar. Mistakes happen. Please note that compost will be delivered and dumped at the front of your plot. Do not plant anything at the front of your plot yet – it will be dumped on and get covered! The logistics of…

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