The Annual Show and BBQ are a highlight of the CPAGA year. Entry forms and the Schedule are now available for CPAGA's 2018 Annual Show, on Saturday, 1 September 2018.
This year sees some changes to the Schedule of Classes:
In Section 2 (Vegetables), Class 5 combines French beans and dwarf beans to become 'TEN French (incl. dwarf) beans with stalks attached. New Class 6 is 'TWO squashes, pumpkins or gourds'. New Class 19 is 'TWO brassica (not mustard), one variety'. (Brassica include broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, Brussels sprout, choy sum, pak choi, rutabaga and turnip.)
The Management Committee understands that the Allotment Administrator plans to re-inspect certain plots on the Site from about 9 am on Monday, 13 August 2018. The re-inspection follows letters from the Administrator to certain plot holders about her impression of the state of cultivation of the plots in question.
Members of CPAGA's Management Committee and its President met on Sunday 5 August 2018 in the John Gray Centre.
Agenda items included matters arising at the previous meeting on 24 June 2018, the reports of Officers, the repair of the damage done to CPAGA's garage during the clearance of the Waste Bay by idverde, the outcome of the inspection of the Site by idverde on 28 June 2018, and plans for the coming Annual Show on Saturday, 1 September 2018.
The next meeting of the Management Committee is scheduled for 16 September 2018.