Category Archives: Volunteer Workdays

March Volunteer Workday

March Volunteer Workday Sunday 27th March, 10am-4pm This month we will be giving the main Forest Garden areas their annual weed, then mulching them with bracken from one of the Trust’s fields. It’s amazing how good these areas look with … Continue reading

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February Volunteer Workday

February Volunteer Workday Sun 27th Feb 2022 10am- 4pm This month there will be three main activities going on (weather permitting!) Michelle will be coordinating a gardening group to give the main Forest Garden areas their annual weed and mulch … Continue reading

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January Roundhouse Workday Report

We had another great Roundhouse workday on Saturday 8th January! As the building gets more established the tasks get a bit fiddlier, so we were working in teams yesterday. Team one were tasked with filling the 13 sided hole in … Continue reading

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November 6th Volunteer Workday

Our next volunteer workday will be Saturday 6th November, from 10am – about 4pm We will be working on the Roundhouse again this time. We will be mixing batches of cob to: infill the tops of walls, finish cob and … Continue reading

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October 9th Volunteer Workday

Our next volunteer workday will be Saturday 9th October, from 10am – about 4pmWe will be working on getting the Trust’s infrastructure ready for winter. Remember our fancy new accessible composting toilet? It’s getting good reviews from visitors and now we … Continue reading

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August 2021 Volunteer Workday

Our July workday was just to hot to work, so it has been rescheduled to Sunday 8th August, from 10am – about 4pm. We will have various tasks including…. Putting up the beautiful signs made on the Sign Writing Workshop … Continue reading

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October Volunteer Workday – cordwood and cob!

Our next volunteer workday will be Saturday 17th October, from 10am – about 4pm. We will be creating the next layer of walling for the roundhouse, using cordwood, cob and bottle bricks. Above – pictures from our September workday, when … Continue reading

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A Cosy Caravan Cwtch*

One successful set of Skills Share volunteer days completed and our tiny visitor caravan looks very snug under it’s new roof. We had some lovely feedback from a volunteer, which sums up the event perfectly (see below). Watch this space … Continue reading

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Learn Carpentry Volunteer Opportunity at Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust

Matt Douglas will be building a roof over our tiny visitor caravan, using a timber frame structure roofed with tin sheets similar to the one in the photo above. He has space for a couple of people to work with … Continue reading

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September Volunteer Workday at the Dyfed Permaculture Farm Trust

Following a long pause due to Covid 19, we are pleased to let you know that workdays at the Trust are resuming. Our next work day will be on Sunday 20th September, from 10am- about 4pm We will be working … Continue reading

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