Sunday, 7 February 2010

2010 member benefits

Annual membership of Scarcroft and District Allotment Association is £2.50. This year we have added a whole range of new benefits to being a member but have not put the price up.  Benefits of being a member include:
  • being able to use the allotment shop which sells seed potatoes, onion and shallot sets, peas and beans, packeted seeds, vegetable plants, composts, netting, ground cover, fleece, fertilisers, soil improvers, manure, chippings, bird seed and much more
  • discounts on a very wide selection of pre-ordered packeted Mr Fothergills seeds (up to 35% on their specific list, with all other veg seeds from their catalogue at 10% discount)
  • a copy of the association newsletter Dig This
  • access to allotment advice, help or support through the shop
  • free fruit and veg glut share
  • invitation to association social events
  • invitation to the AGM and associated talk
  • invitation to community events like Dawn Chorus Walk and Site Care Days
  • invitation to fruit and veg growing skills demonstrations
  • access to the tool library in the allotment shop
  • ability to put your photos, comments, news, drawings, articles, recipes or general musings on this blog
  • a strong voice to the council and local police representing your allotment needs and opinions
  • 10% discount at Pextons and Deans Garden Centre on production of your membership card (see 15th Jan post for more detailsabout Pexton's discount and 10th Jan post for Dean's discount)
  • affiliated membership of the Royal Horticultural Society (see 9th Jan post for more details)

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