Big Plant Swap – Saturday 17th May 2014

Tomato plant in potA day of activities to help you with growing and eating local food. Everyone welcome.

Big Plant Swap
Saturday 17th May 2014
10am to 1pm

Newsome Scout Hall
Newsome Road South
Huddersfield HD4 6JJ

Plants for you – we have hundreds of plants for you to choose from: vegetables, salad, herbs, fruit and flowers. You’re very welcome to bring something along to swap, or you can choose some plants in exchange for a donation.

Seed Swap – lots of vegetable seeds to swap or buy.

Children’s activities – make your own wildflower seed bombs.

Local produce on sale.

Plant some seeds to grow on your windowsill.

Love Food, Hate Waste – advice and free tools to help you cut down on food waste.

Reading Circle book stall with all sorts of books.

Tea, coffee and home made cakes.

Plant pot amnesty – please bring along your spare pots (small sizes especially).

Tool amnesty – share any unwanted garden tools that you have.

Food In Your Community update – find out the latest news from our 2014 food survey.
Basil growing in a seed tray


Local food lunch:
served from 12 noon to 1pm

Enjoy a healthy lunch at Newsome Scout Hall – with recipes for you to take home. We’ll be serving a selection of tasty salads (including warm salads) from our Spring salad bar.

Print our poster for your venue – or share with a friend:

Big Plant Swap 2014 poster (pdf)


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