News and Events
At South Seeds we have a lot going on – from exciting events to engage the community, new developments within our organisation and good old fashioned hard work to get the gardens growing well. Keep up to date by visiting this page for our latest news, events and opportunities.
Celebrate the Harvest at the Croft
Come along to our first harvest festival at the Croft. Although it has been a difficult growing season the Crofters have done well in the sheltered Croft space.
LEDs and composting at Streetland
South Seeds had a stall at Streetland and got mobbed by local kids. To show how much energy it takes to power different light bulbs, we rigged a bike up to our light bulb demonstrator. The demonstrator has an LED bulb, a CFL bulb and an incandescent bulb. While all of the kids could get the […]
Renewable Snapshot report published
The Renewable Snapshot report identifies renewable energy technology appropriate for the Southside of Glasgow and where it could be installed on a street by street basis.
Celebrate wildlife at Queen’s Drive Lane, Saturday 18th July
Come along, we would love to show you the garden we have built over the last year and a half. Also it is a great opportunity to meet local residents and find out more about South Seeds.
Introducing composting to sheltered housing
Sheltered housing complexes, where a number of units surround common ground, are ideally suited to composting. We have designed and built bins which are perfect for sharing in these situations.
How to recycle wooden pallets safely
Top tips: if you are an organisation collecting pallets it’s important to register with SEPA and everyone should avoid using pallets which contain harmful chemicals.
We win two Streets Ahead awards
South Seeds is delighted to have won Best Community Initiative and Best Overall Winner at last night’s Evening Times’ Streets Ahead awards.