We have decided to take 2021 quarter by quarter and moved all our talks online. We have partnered up with our friends and neighbours in Balbriggan and District, Malahide and Clontarf Horticultural Societies, giving us all extra events to enjoy.
Zoom links will be emailed to members in advance of each event.
Wednesday 1st September 2021
Soil scientist Eileen Woodbyrne will explain soil microbiology and its composition, moving from a peat free soil addition horticultural practice
Wednesday 6th October 2021
Biologist and Horticulturist Paul Fritters will discuss improving diversity in the garden flora and fauna and the advantages and disadvantages of rewilding in Ireland.
Wednesday 3rd November 2021
John will deliver the second part of his talk on soft and hardwood cuttings, plant division and further propagation techniques for the amateur gardener.
Wednesday 5th January 2022
Wednesday 2nd February 2022
Wednesday 2nd March 2022
Mechanical Engineer Martin Kennedy will deliver a talk on the installation of a glasshouse with information on wind breaks to protect structure, installation of an outdoor automatic timing system for heating and irrigation to facilitate seed sowing and propagation without having the discomfort of getting wet and cold during the dreary months