Community Groups Seedy Sunday Seeds 2021

We know our Community gardens, allotments and growing groups locally rely on Seedy Sunday for their seeds. Even without our community seed swap this year we are determined to continue our ethos of encouraging people to grow organically and have access to open sourced seeds.  Our wonderful team of Seedy Sunday volunteers have worked to specially select and pack easy to grow Variety Packs of 10 different veg, salad, beans, tomatoes, onions, squash, herbs and bee mix to encourage our… Read More »

Seedy Sunday Seeds 2021

[Applications for Seedpacks are now closed.] Local to Brighton and Hove? We are sorry to say that we’ve had to cancel Seedy Sunday this year, due to the COVID-19 restrictions. It’s a really sad time for us all. But we want to support you with your growing! Together with our wonderful sponsors Infinity Foods, we’ve worked out a process where we can still get seeds swapped and out to those who need them. Due to COVID restrictions on travel, this… Read More »

Seed Stories with Vivien Sansour

The first collaboration between Lewes Seedy Saturday and Seedy Sunday Brighton and Hove to bring events to our supporters at home. Join us for an inspiring talk about seed saving, growing food, and building resilient growing communities with Vivien Sansour. “Seed Stories” is a live Zoom talk with Q&As on Saturday 30th January 5pm to 6pm. Tickets are £3 and can be booked on Eventbrite: >>> Book ticket at Eventbrite now <<< Vivien Sansour is an artist, storyteller, researcher and conservationist and will talk about… Read More »

Infinity blog post 2020

Each year our wonderful sponsors Infinity do a blog post about why Seedy Sunday is so important. For more from Infinity Foods check them out @infinityfoodsbrighton and their website https://infinityfoodsretail.coop/our-shop/   “The ever-growing issue of global climate change presents great pressure on commercial seed varieties and modern farming practices, due to genetic erosion. Potentially useful characteristics disappear every time a variety is lost and its seeds are not saved. Local varieties were important in traditional farming because they were best… Read More »

Seedy Sunday 2019

Seedy Sunday is less than a month away! Here’s a summary of what’s happening on the 3rd February. Venue: BHASVIC, 205 Dyke Rd, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 6EG.  £3 entry, kids free! The Seed Swap At the heart of Seedy Sunday is the giant seed swap table. Bring seeds to swap saved from last year’s crops. Seed saving experts and gardeners will be on hand to offer all the advice you need to choose and grow your seeds. You can collect… Read More »

Help Team Pollinate

Do you grow your own food? Team PollinATE, a ‘citizen science’ project run by the University of Sussex, needs your help this summer to collect valuable data about food grown in the city of Brighton & Hove. If you’d like to learn how to identify bees and other pollinators, find out how much your produce is worth and meet other growers, visit www.teampollinate.co.uk or come along to our Pollinator Workshop on 22nd April, 11-1pm at the BHOGG plot, Weald allotments- all… Read More »