Willowbank Organic Producers Ltd was established as a social enterprise in 2004 with European Regional Development Fund monies delivered through the South Tyrone Area Partnership Local Strategy Partnership STAP LSP
Priority 3: Locally Based Regeneration and Development Strategies
Measure 1: Local Economic Initiatives for Developing the Social Economy
The Company trades as “Get up & Grow” with the strap line “Growing plants, growing people”
Established as an experiential learning environment the Company now has a thriving Garden Centre that is open to the public.
A thriving training delivery stream of income generation through provision of training in Horticulture and related subject areas to local community groups
Through SLA’s (Service Level Agreements) to:
- Students with physical disabilities/sensory impairments and mental health issues undertaking recreational and vocational Further Education Courses
- Students undertaking vocational training at Sperrinview & Kilronan Special Schools
- Students from Cookstown & Drumglass High Schools
Bespoke training is also delivered to schools, specialist interest groups and community allotment schemes.
See some of the garden and grave pots available but be sure to call in when you are passing to see our full range of seasonal bedding plants, flowers, shrubs & ornamental arrangements.