Grow Your Own Courses

Grow Your Own Courses

Growing the Future is here to help you grow your own food successfully!

Hands on courses

Hands on courses

Whether you are a complete beginner or a seasoned grower - we can teach you how!

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Wales is growing...... get growing with us

@GTFCymru: @walesbotanic GTF wil also be offering Bee keeping courses with Lynda - coming soon on the GTF website

@GTFCymru: RT @walesbotanic: 12 noon today - come see Lynda the apiarist at work as she does her weekly inspection of the hives #GardenOfWales http://…

@GTFCymru: RT @UKFreedomDays: A magical show of puppetry, story-telling & music comes to @walesbotanic on Sat 26 & Sun 27 April -…

@GTFCymru: Families learning how to keep their own chickens at home today with Growing the Future @walesbotanic #EasterEggs

@GTFCymru: Our trainer Aisling chatting with @TobyBuckland before our growing in small spaces talk at #RHSCardiff @The_RHS


Latest Recipes

Roast artichoke and leek soup

Adam Williams of the Treehouse, Aberystwyth says this is a recipe for that time of year when local supplies “start to get a bit thin”.

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Grow Your Own in a Year


Spring into action in the Veg garden!

Spring is such an exciting time for the grower amid the anticipation of crops to come.

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Growing the Future is here to help you grow your own food successfully

We do this by offering training and information to you, close to where you live. All our trainers have years of experience growing their own food, and will share their top tips and vital advice with you. Trainers are based throughout Wales, at various organisations that partner us in this exciting work.

At the heart of the Growing the Future project, is the National Botanic Garden of Wales, where the project is managed.

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