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: 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

@GTFCymru: Our veg plants will be for sale from 4pm today at #RHSCardiff, come grab yourself a bargain! @The_RHS #growyourown

@GTFCymru: RT @UniqueworksLtd: Well done to @walesbotanic @GTFCymru for Silver Gilt Medal for their Haven of Edible Delights show garden at #RHScardi

@GTFCymru: Packed house for our #beekeeping talk at #RHSCardiff with our expert beekeeper Lynda Christie @The_RHS @walesbotanic


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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