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2014 Children's "Dig for Victory" Competition
This Spring children in Nairnshire were challenged to plant up a "Dig for Victory" container or bed of edible plants and Victoria Cross poppies. Mr Fothergill's donated the poppy seeds. Judging took place in August and the results are as follows:
1st Millbank Primary School Gardening Club
2nd Rosebank Primary Scool Blue Planet Eco group
1st Ellie Atkinson
2nd Ruth Hamilton
Having won the Spring Bulb competition, Ruth was also awarded the "Young Gardener of the Year" Cup
3rd Alasdair Beaton
1st Scott Adams
2nd Christopher Cowie
KNC would like to thank the judge Robert Cunningham, Broadley Garden Centre and Green's Nurseries for the prizes and Highland Council for their support.
2013 Children's "Edible" Competition
In April Children under 16 years of age and living in Nairnshire were asked to plant up a bed or container with anything edible - herbs, vegetables, fruit or flowers.
The judging took place at the end of June and the results are as follows:
1st: Millbank Primary School Gardening Club
2nd: Nairn Academy Additional Needs Support Class
1st: Alasdair Beaton
The Young Gardener of the Year Cup has been awarded to Alasdair Beaton
2nd: Emily Smith
3rd: Lucy Smith
Commended: Erin Baudains
KNC would like to thank the judge Robert Cunningham, Broadley Garden Centre for hosting the prize-giving and Highland Council for their support.