What to do in June

  • Pinch sideshoots on tomatoes
  • Plant out sweetcorn in blocks
  • Sow turnips and kohl rabi

More things to do this month:
>> Gardeners World
>> Royal Horticultural Society

Events in June and July

Sat 07 JulRFGN at Whitley Fun Day
Sat 14 JulGet Growing: Harvesting & seed saving

More events >>

Reading Town Meal

Please put Saturday 29th September 2018 in your diaries, for the biggest lunch in Reading. Read more >>

Grow for Reading Town Meal

Get involved in our "Grow for Reading Town Meal" campaign for free seed potatoes, onion sets and seeds. Read more >>

What is RFGN?

Reading Food Growing Network aims to:

  • Promote locally grown food in Reading
  • Enable sharing of resources and purchasing capacity between food growers in Reading e.g. seed & manure purchase or plant swaps
  • Facilitate the exchange of information and ideas
  • Provide advice and support to new and existing growers
  • Promote the expansion of sustainable local food production
  • Celebrate local food together at the Reading Town Meal and other events

Why not join RFGN?

Members get discounts at Suttons Seeds. RFGN is also a group member of Garden Organic with a range of member benefits including discounts on seeds.

See the Directory of Suppliers for details of our discount schemes.

We also run a seed swap, which can be booked for events. See the Seed Swap page for more info.