Growing your own vegetables is also better for the environment as you are helping reduce the carbon footprint of transports, and also educates children on growing food and will probably encourage them to eat the vegetables, especially if they had a hand in growing them!
Nowadays, many vegetable varieties can be grown on a windowsill, patio or containers, so you don’t even need a big veg patch to grow bumper crops. This makes growing your own accessible for all, what’s stopping you?
When to sow vegetable seeds?
If you need a hand, browse our handy growing guides, which give you all the guidance you need to get started.
What vegetable seeds to grow?
If you need some inspiration see our most bestselling vegetable seeds. Or see our other very popular seed ranges.