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As part of BBC’s Dig In series, you can get some free seeds. The aim of the series is to introduce the joys and benefits of growing your own.
It saves money, reduces packaging and you don’t need an allotment or a pair of wellies!
All you need is a willingness to get your hands dirty and have some fun!
It’s easy to get some free seeds – you’ll be sent tomatoes, squash, beetroot, lettuce and carrots by filling in a simple form on their site.
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You’ll also get access to some helpful videos and most importantly, some delicious recipes to help you make the most of your crop!
kids can help too!
If you have avid gardeners under the age of 16, then they can get their own seeds from the CBeebies website!
Letting children grow their own food is an amazing experience for them, which teaches so much. It can, of course, be incorporated into home education.
What about you? Are you going to grow your own this year? what will you be growing?
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