Read the NAS August newsletter
Welcome to Your August Newsletter
It's been a busy month with allotment sites up and down the country throwing open their gates for National Allotment Week. 2023 marked the 21st year of the event, created to promote, celebrate and showcase the benefits of allotments nationwide. Well done to all those who organised and promoted local events. If you have any photographs, videos or stories you would like to share in the membership magazine and/or on social media please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are thrilled to announce a webinar with composting guru Rod Weston on Tuesday 22nd August at 1.30pm. Rod will be live on Zoom talking about composting benefits and practices, plus you will have the chance to ask him your burning questions! For more information see the Facebook event that has been set up. The zoom link and password will be posted on Facebook and Instagram on the morning of 22nd August.
NEW! Kings Seeds Catalogue
The new Kings Seeds NAS catalogue has landed! Have you had chance to look at yours? The catalogue offers NAS individual members and associations an amazing 40% standard discount on exceptional quality vegetable and flower seeds. Plus bulk orders receive further discounts of up to 22.5%.
Wotta Lotta Culture
Save the date for this exhibition exploring the history of allotment culture from the 1960s to the present day. For more information, including how to get involved, visit The Birmingham Allotment Project:
New Downloads Available
Two new information leaflets are now available for reading/download on our website - providing invaluable information on specific allotment issues: - Installing a Water Borehole on an Allotment Site - Renewable Energy for Allotments