The National Vegetable Society


Society for enthusiasts who want to advance, gain, give advice and enjoy growing and/or exhibiting vegetables


          

Growing Advice

Mick's Corner Follow Mick Poultney from the West Midlands DA through his growing year
John's experiences Follow John Trim's experiences of growing all kinds of vegetables
The Exhibitor's Diary Growing for Show? Follow an update on what you should be doing
Simply Vegetables Get help and advice from the SV Magazine Back Issues

Objectives of the Society

To advance the education of the public in the cultivation and improvement of vegetables.

To advance knowledge of and further public interest in vegetables by the publication of information, by exhibition, by stimulating research and experiment and by awarding prizes open to public competition.

The Rules of the Society can be found here >

NVS Constitution can be downloaded here >

Regional Pages...

UK

Scottish Branch News | Contact

Northern Branch News | Contact

Welsh Branch News | Contact

Midland Branch News | Contact

Southern Branch News | Contact

Membership has benefits...

Family

Become a Member of NVS for just £17.00 until the end of 2016 (£5.00 for Junior Members) and you'll join 1000s of like-minded people all over the UK!

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DVDs

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Purchase guides and leaflets on growing - everything.

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Need a Show judge?

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The NVS maintains a list of Show Judges(qualified by examination) and Lecturers throughout the UK. So your Show can have top specialists from your area.

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Events diary

Mansfield DA

Annual garden show

31 August

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North Yorkshire & South Durham DA

Potato Challenge

31 August

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Manchester DA

Fuschias - Barry Taylor

6 September

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Sussex DA

Mini show

7 September

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Surrey DA

Glorious gardens and their fruit and vegetables - Elizabeth Mason

8 September

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Hants DA

Mini show

11 September

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Crewe & Nantwich DA

Raised beds and no dig cultivation - Mick Poultney

13 September

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West Yorkshire DA

Modern techniques in vegetable growing - Martin Ford

13 September

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Kent DA

Italian gardens - Sabatino Urzo

14 September

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East Yorkshire DA

Sweet Peas - David Matthewman

19 September

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Cheshire DA

Mini show

19 September

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Mansfield DA

Blue tits: raising a family - David Tidswell

28 September

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North Yorkshire & South Durham DA

Mini show

28 September

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NVS shows 2016

NVS Southern Branch Championships

26th, 27th and 28th July

New Forest Show, Hampshire

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NVS Scottish Branch Championships

27th and 28th August

Duthie Park, Aberdeen, AB11 7TH

NVS Welsh Branch Championships

28th and 29th August

St Fagans Natural History Museum, Cardiff

Suggested places to stay can be found here>


NVS National Championships

10th and 11th September

National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Nr Carmathen

Suggested places to stay can be found here>


Northern Branch Championships
16 to 18 September
Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

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NVS Midland Branch Championships
24 and 25 September
Three Counties Showground

Please note that Mike Davies (Show Manager) telephone number in the schedule should read: 01531 822750


NVS National Championships 2017

23rd and 24th September

Three Counties Showground

Suggested places to stay and further information can be found here>


more shows >

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