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.

Vote for us to win the People’s Choice Awards

South Seeds is delighted to be a finalist for the Scottish Charity Awards 2016, Celebrating Communities award.

Understanding prepayment meters

Many local residents come to us for help with their prepayment meters.

Composting on the Southside up for an award

In the last two years, South Seeds composting programme on the Southside of Glasgow has gone from strength to strength.

South Seeds awarded funds from the Scottish Government

South Seeds has been awarded £149,952 from the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge fund.

Want to start composting?

We have published a South Seeds composting manual which is a great way to get started.

Reuse, repair & recycle on the Southside of Glasgow

We have mapped all the reuse, repair and recycling opportunities on the Southside to help residents reduce the amount of waste which goes to landfill. You may be surprised at the range of opportunities, have a look at our reuse repair and recycle map .

Your own growing space in the Southside

Why not apply for a raised bed at the Croft through our adpot-a-growing bed scheme? The closing date for expressing an interests is March 7th.

How we conduct home energy audits

We have made a short film about how we conduct home energy audits.