Common Cause Co-operative - Useful Resources

Tina Deubert's delightful and informative booklet offers recipes and tips on a range of healthy vegetables.

‘ Your Garden and Climate Change: Practical tips for preparing your growing space’

This comprehensive guide is packed with useful information on how to set up a community allotment.

Seedy Saturday Talks 2016

In the last 80 years bumblebee populations have crashed, two species have become extinct in Britain and several others have declined dramatically. Dave Goulson of Sussex University has been studying bumble bees for over a decade and is the author of the Sunday Times best seller “A Sting in the Tale”.

Seedy Saturday Talks 2015

Joanne Carnell, University of Brighton and Plumpton College Researcher gives a talk on gardening to encourage pollinators, with a focus on bees and butterflies. For further information check out RHS Perfect for Pollinators Plant ListRSPB Gardening for Wildlife and Plants for Bees by Kirk and Howes.

Talk by Isobel Rae of Fletching Glasshouses about how to use Biological products to control pests.

Seedy Saturday Talks 2014

BBC Radio 4 Gardener's Question Time panellist, gave an entertaining and informative talk on "Controlling Pests Without Poisons".  The talk was very popular and because space was limited we filmed it for those who weren't able to get a seat.

Craig Sams - co-founder of Green and Blacks and Carbon Gold talked about Biochar, and how organic farming can reduce our carbon output. Packed with new research and information.

Seedy Saturday Seed Information

Top Tips for Seed Saving - download our instructions on how to look after your seeds.

Sussex Community Seed Bank is packed full of useful information on all aspects of Seed nurture, harvest, pollination and preservation.