Growing a Greener Glasgow

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.

Best close in Govanhill

The Richmond Fellowship close on Butterbiggins Road wins ‘Best Close in Govanhill’. They have created a fruit and vegetable growing area in the back court and shared information to reduce energy bills.

Regular summer gardening sessions

South Seeds are running regular sessions throughout the week in the Southside of Glasgow. You don’t have to have any gardening or food growing experience to take part.

South Seeds on the telly

For those of you who missed South Seeds on STV’s Riverside programme in early June, here it is.

South Seeds secures funds to develop the next phase of energy work

South Seeds will be working to tackle fuel poverty and carbon emissions in the communities of East Pollokshields, Govanhill, Crosshill, Queen’s Park and Strathbungo through the Southside Energy Saving Champions project.

We are looking for 3 people to join the board

Download the application pack to find out more.

Building a garden with local kids

South Seeds are building a new community garden in the heart of Govanhill, just off Allison Street.

Community composting

Check out the community composting facilities Robin has installed at Queen’s Drive Lane community garden. There are instructions on the side of the bin, to let you know what is compostable.

A wee film about us

Find out from volunteers and staff what South Seeds means to them.