The Maldives & Little Growers

Little Growers is pleased to announce the addition of a new international project to its portfolio.  We are setting up 36 schools in the Maldives with an easy2grow System to start their horticultural schemes.  This amazing addition to the Little Growers family will be funded by the Little Growers Fund, which is a result of AutoPot donating 10% of all online sales to us.  So …

Grow Your Own Planner

Coming soon to the Little Growers website will be a comprehensive annual growing planner for a range of crops.  The planner will have information on what to grow, when to grow and how best to undertake horticultural projects year round and will be available at the Downloads Area of the website.  This will act as an ongoing information resource for schools and will be …

New Little Growers schools to be set up for summer!

Little Growers is extremely pleased to announce we are working with six new schools across the UK in the summer term.  We have decided to set up a new round of schools whilst awaiting full funding for our next round of 120 schools later on in the year.  The schools will be provided with the Little Growers set up including …

Little Growers Maldives

In the last newsletter we informed you of the addition of 36 Little Growers schools in the Maldives each with an easy2grow System to start their horticultural schemes. We have been in regular contact with the project manager in the Maldives in terms of partnership working, guidance and helpful tips from Little Growers in the UK. At present the kits are on their way …

A warm welcome to Penistone Infants School

Little Growers is extremely pleased to announce the addition of a new school to our portfolio: Penistone Infants school in Sheffield is coming on board in the next month due to a generous donation from their PTA fund to begin a horticultural project. We were contacted by the school’s eco club volunteer Rebecca who had heard of the us through our article …

Summer Recipe

Below is a healthy and energising recipe for a fruit smoothie to try now the summer is fast approaching and local fruits will be in abundance.Smoothies are a great way for kids to have some of their five fruit and veg a day and are quick and easy to prepare. You don’t have to follow the recipe below you can …

Growing Schools Latest News

Growing Schools is a government funded horticultural organisation to get children back to growing across the UK. Little Growers has been in contact with Growing Schools for some time as they are an extremely helpful resource and proactive organisation. Their latest newsletter was particularly interesting, we recommend you take a read by clicking here. You can also sign up to their …

A Huge Thank you to Unwin Seeds

Everyone at Little Growers would like to say a huge thank you to Unwins seeds for providing us with a vast range of seeds for our up and coming 6 new schools. We received the seeds this week and have everything from basil to pumpkin seeds! The Unwins seed range for kids is named, Little Growers and they kindly donate …

6 New Schools to Join Little Growers

Little Growers are pleased to announce a new round of schools to be set up with Little Growers projects and horticultural equipment in the coming weeks. We have now selected the six schools and liaised with the staff to establish what equipment will best compliment each school’s circumstances and what will best suit the children to be involved. We will …

New Online Community for Little Growers Schools

We are proud to introduce a new Online Community for the Little Growers, allowing the teachers and children to get blogging and tell the world of their progress! The schools will be able to load diary entries, videos and photographs of their progress so that they are able to document their hard work in the growing schemes. There is also a …