Melplash Agricultural Society 2023 Garden & Allotment Competition open for Entries

The Melplash Agricultural Society are delighted to open entries for their 2023 Garden & Allotment competition.  Judging will take place on Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st June and the judges this year are Nick and Jen Tett (Small Garden winners in 2022) and Kevin and Deanna Trott (Allotment winners in 2022).

The competition is open to all gardens and allotments located within 12 miles of Melplash Church.  The competition is FREE to enter, and the only stipulation is that you don’t employ the services of a gardener for more than 8 hours per week.

They have super prizes on offer this year thanks to competition sponsors, WM James & Co and Chedington Compost.

1st – £40.00 WM James & Co voucher

2nd – £20.00 WM James & Co voucher

3rd – £10.00 WM James & Co voucher

Chedington Compost will award special prizes of compost to the first placed winners of each class.

Small garden: 10 x 20kg bags

Medium garden: 15 x 20kg bags or 1/2 bulk bag

Large garden: 1 big bulk bag

Allotment: 1 big bulk bag

The Overall Garden Winner will also receive a £20.00 WM James & Co voucher.

To take part, please complete and return the attached entry form by Monday 12th June or enter online via our website – ShowBiz Web Modules (

For more information contact Lucy Hart, Show Secretary

The 2023 Show will be on Thursday 24th August