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

Upcoming Events

There are no events in the diary

Reading Town Meal

Keep an eye out for this year's date for the biggest lunch in Reading. Read more >>

Still time to sow

We've had a couple of busy real-world seed swaps, but there is still time to sow, and you can still get seeds from our postal swap service . 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

Join RFGN today

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.