Website Update

Since the last newsletter we have been busy on the website updating information and links to our new school projects, including their websites and recent photographs. Please don’t hesitate to contact us via the ‘Ask Josh’ section with queries or feedback.

Little Growers in Japan

Little Growers is now going global! Following the establishment of AutoPot distribution in Japan, this had led to the installation of AutoPot systems and the Little Growers concept in schools. This is extremely exciting as it shows our template can work across the globe in different educational environments. Photos of Japan’s progress to come soon!

An Update on Funding

Little Growers has also employed the services of a grant finder over the summer period to source funding to expand Little Growers into a further 120 schools. The money would be used to continue the nationwide roll out of the scheme, establish an ongoing volunteer support network for the schools whilst engaging the wider community and to employ a Little …

Additional Schools

Since the last newsletter in March Little Growers projects across the UK have been going from strength to strength in the summer months with schools making great progress. We now have 19 schools kitted out with complete Little Growers kits including polytunnels and AutoPot irrigation systems. A further fifty schools also now have propagator units to begin establishing their grow …

Schools Provided with Equipment for 2009

Click here to view the schools for 2009 that have been provided with Poly Tunnels. Click here to view the schools for 2009 that have been provided with Propagators.

Little Growers Latest for November/December 2009

Helpful Hints Unfortunately winter has arrived but fear not Little Growers has some helpful hints on what to grow and how to turn your produce into healthy treats to get you through these next few months! Winter Crop Advice While many gardeners consider winter to be a dormant time there is no reason that you can’t enjoy a fruitful and …