CREATE A COMPOST BIN

CREATE A COMPOST BIN

A compost bin can be made at any time of the year, but autumn is a time when both “green” nitrogen and “brown” carbon materials are readily available. The bins are often made from plastic or structured from wooden pallets. Sometimes it is sufficient to pile the...
BLOOMIN’ LOVELY

BLOOMIN’ LOVELY

THE CAMERA NEVER LIES Darren Lane and Terry Hume, two local photographers, very kindly spent time capturing Ballincollig’s wonderful floral displays for us. As a result of their talent and kindness, the colours and beauty seen through their lenses are now ours to...
WITH AUTUMN APPROACHING

WITH AUTUMN APPROACHING

DATE FOR THE DIARY OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF BALLINCOLLIG PARKLET Following the success of the Parklet on Douglas Street and as part of the ‘Reimaging Cork’ Programme, Cork City Council sought to provide more Parklets in the City Centre and beyond. To date, in 2021 there...
COMPETITION READY

COMPETITION READY

WORK THIS WEEK The floor in the Poly Tunnel at the Allotment was sorted on Monday. Then during the week indoor flowerbeds were prepared for the Geraniums in this newly floored Poly Tunnel. Adrian continued with his work on the Hydrangeas along the top part of the...