New additional websites relevant to Allotment gardener

The monthly publication "Kitchen Garden" is just one of the best monthly commercial Allotment  oriented publications I have read. It is available on line and by subscription ( just Google Kitchen Garden to see their current subscription offer)  6 months subscription for “JUST £20 ENDS SOON” check the website below for the latest offers!!


Or log into their KG forum

to learn more about gardening. Chat to likeminded people and exchange views -ideas and advice? Then join the KG forum - it's free ,friendly and fun

                                                                  Apple  Growing

Information relating to Apple and other fruit growers

Specialist advice on planting orchards and fruit trees in general

Fruit Tree Nursery (Grafting Stock Specialist)


The web shop of
Discover a whole range of fruit and nut trees, rootstocks and scions available !

Balesfield has supply certified Rootstocks M26, M27, MM106, Pyrodwarf, St Julian, Colt, VVA1 etc and scion wood for home grafting of apples, pears, plums etc. If you need advice then please do not hesitate to contact us via email

Balesfield are a specialist grower of unusual fruit and nut tree varieties, from around the world that we in house graft and grow in our UK zone 7 climate. Over the years we have selected those that produce fruit and nuts that have flavour and taste.

Please be aware that their prime aim is to preserve our historical fruit and nut varieties and also to enlarge our collection of living species. As such we are not a registered charity, but all of the profits from these sales helps go towards the maintenance of that collection."

If you want to refer to this collection, this can be found at





East of England Apples and Orchards project.

working to ensure the future of local fruits abd orchards -a not for profit group with a wealth of information for anyone interested in Apple heritage-fortcoming Apple Days -courses on Apple Husbandry and much more


Allotment Specific




National Society of Allotments and Leisure Gardeners (NSALG)
new website 13th May 2011

User name P3706 Password 2890

Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Allotment Assosication
are members of and affiliated to the society
Should members consider subscribing to this publication quote the above as the affiliation group


GY- BOROUGH Community Gardening projects

Alternative Voluntary Gardening projects promoting social activity fitness and wellbeing for the community benefit

07900 654033


Getting  the younger generation into gardening without the commitment demanded of an Allotment 

Community Roots are a Community Gardening Group on Queens Road Gorleston (Near the Kings  Centre)

the kids user 18s are encouraged to do their own thing under supervision. With a Wildlife and Craft theme available 


01493 842129     9.00-4.30





Pest Control

The Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Allotment  Assciation has a legal responsibility (as the landowner) to sort out pests ie 'moles'- 'rats' -wasps etc if you identify a problem contact the site 'sec'initially, they will try to resolve the issue at source if that is impractical they may contact an expert