Grow Your Own Courses

Grow Your Own Courses

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

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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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Grow your own vegetables in Wales

NEW Book available now!

The new 'Growing your own vegetables in Wales' book is now available to buy! Phone GTF on 01558 667100 to buy!

COMING SOON - Online learning!

COMING SOON - Online learning!

A wide range of topics you can learn online through a mixture of informal videos, animations and downloadable hand outs

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

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@GTFCymru: Planting in your community or school? Apply for #freetrees @WoodlandTrust for #futuregenerations to enjoy!

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@GTFCymru: Winter Pruning of fruit shrubs,vines & trees @walesbotanic on Thu 27 Nov Hands-on session BOOK: #Carmarthen #Pruning


Latest Recipes

Beetroot Brownies

You've heard of Carrot Cake, now try Beetroot Brownies! The deep, earthy flavour of beetroot perfectly compliments and enhances the chocolate flavour while adding a delicious sweetness and moistness. This recipe is also vegan friendly!

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Gardening is the best medicine for Sam

For many years depression has been treated with medication, but unfortunately this is not always effective for everyone. During the last year research has proved that gardening is a safe and effective way to tackle depression, with the suggestion that people developing their green fingers helps them to cope with depression.

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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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