What to grow?

Friday, February 22, 2013

The Sitric Compost Garden is probably the smallest Community garden in Dublin. Over the years we have experimented with growing many different things in our confined, but highly visible…

The way desireland works…

Friday, February 22, 2013

Desireland works on two levels: The consultancy develops and manages healthcare research programmes for clients. The principles that emerge in the process of this professional work are then…

SPUDS presents: Potato days – March 2013

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

We will be joining Dermot Carey and David Langford of the Lissadell/Langford Potato Collection at two events in March to present the preliminary results from SPUDS 2012 research…

The Sitric Compost Bootcamp Series – Spring 2013

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Yesterday’s Irish Times reported on our monthly compost bootcamps. “It’s hard to imagine so much energy and imagination crammed into one little corner of Dublin, but from little…

SPUDS Interview with Kaethe Burt O’Dea

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Kaethe Burt-O’Dea was recently interviewed at Garden Organics Potato Day on growing the naturally bred Sarpo blight resistant potato varieties as a response to the Irish government’s decision…

SPUDS 2013 – We need your data!

Friday, February 8, 2013

As most of you know, SPUDS, the sustainable potatoes united development study, was launched in 2012. This community based action research project gave away naturally blight resistant potato…

SPUDS 2012 Results

Friday, February 8, 2013

SPUDS, the sustainable potatoes united development study, was launched in March of 2012. The objective of the project was to raise public awareness of potato blight and it’s…

The Sitric Picnic 2014 – Our 10th Birthday!

Friday, February 8, 2013

The 10th Sitric Picnic will take place in June 15th this year. This annual community street event began in 2005 when the newly established Sitric Compost Community Garden…