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 or come along to our Pollinator Workshop on 22nd April, 11-1pm at the BHOGG plot, Weald allotments-… Read More »

Seedy Sunday 2018 Programme

Heres our exciting Seedy Sunday 2018 Programme telling you whats on and where. Paper copies will be available at the event. Seedy Sunday runs from from 10.30am until 4.00pm

One week to go to Seedy Sunday: 4th Feb

Seedy Sunday is coming, and we’re looking forward to seeing you there! We have a wonderful line-up of speakers, with a great range of talks including practical gardening advice from Joshua the Gardener and Pennard Plants, to a panel discussion about policy and legislation around selling seeds. The full speaker programme is available here. We also have a fantastic range of exhibitors and stall holders this year.  Along with familiar favourites, we are welcoming some newcomers, such as the Old… Read More »

Just like our Poster!

Superb variety. Organic seed CHILLI PEPPER Joe’s Long. Plus many other hot ones!  Available from BeansandHerbs at Seedy Sunday Brighton on 4th Feb at BHASVIC  

Seedy Sunday Speaker Programme

We have some really interesting and engaging talks to enhance your visit to Seedy Sunday. Start to plan your visit now! All talks will take place in the Copper Café and last 45 minutes BBC’s Gardener’s Question Time is in the Main Hall. Start to plan your visit now!       Time Title Speaker Summary 11am What the Legislation says When it Comes to Selling Seed – From Past to Future   A panel chaired by Neil Munro of… Read More »
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Stop press…. BBC Gardener’s Question Time Returns to Seedy Sunday

Once again, we are also hosting BBC’s Gardeners’ Question Time with a panel of the best brains in horticulture: Eric Robson, James Wong, Bob Flowerdew and Anne Swithinbank. Tickets available to Seedy Sunday visitors from 10.30am on the day – first come, first served. Price £4 to cover the cost of hiring the wonderful main hall at BHASVIC. This is in addition to the £3 entrance fee for Seedy Subday. Recording will start at 3.30pm. We also have a great… Read More »
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The Seedy Sunday Christmas Gift Guide

Your gardening and foodie friends will be delighted with these Christmas gifts. You may even want to put them on your own Santa list. There is no better present than a gift subscription to Garden Organic and The Heritage Seed Library. Thomas Etty has some wonderful seed gift boxes We especially like his “ Very Silly Chilli” Collection. Or for your foodie friends how about a mushroom growing kit or a luxury mushroom risotto kit from the Rustic Mushroom Company… Read More »

Bees and Beans

Pat has been saving seeds for Seedy Sunday for many years and this year she is donating a bumper harvest of runner bean seeds from her plot on the Weald allotments in Hove. She puts the bumper harvest down to the two recently installed hives on her allotment. Pat says that “the bees seem to have pollinated every flower this year with the added bonus that all the plot holders close by also reporting that they harvested more beans than… Read More »

Seedy Sunday gets social

Check out our social media accounts by clicking on the buttons on the left or using the following links in blue. We are now on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. You can share posts and other information to your accounts by clicking on the share buttons below. All of our images can be pinned to your pinterest boards too, just click on the pin it button as you hover over an image. If you want to contact our media manager, then… Read More »

Next Seedy Sunday

SEEDY SUNDAY! SEEDY SUNDAY! SEEDY SUNDAY! ********* SAVE THE DATE *********** The next Seedy Sunday is February 4th 2018, 10:30-4:00. Its at the same venue as last year; Brighton, Hove and Sussex Sixth Form College (BHASVIC) 205 Dyke Road, Hove, East Sussex, BN36EG. A map is available here