Grow It Local Seed Service - Garden Salad Edition

Grow It Local Seed Service - Garden Salad Edition Grow It Local Seed Service - Garden Salad Edition Grow It Local Seed Service - Garden Salad Edition
Grow It Local Seed Service - Garden Salad Edition

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Learn to grow a garden salad this spring alongside thousands of other aspiring growers across Australia. Join us for a patch-to-plate adventure with broadcaster, author, master grower, chef and surfer Paul West. Did you know that the garden salad was popularized in ancient Rome circa 1st century. It first appeared in the form of raw leafy vegetables covered in salty, oily dressing and indeed, the word salad originated from ‘sal’ the Latin word for salt. Curated by master grower, broadcaster, author and chef @_paul_west_ this patch-to-plate adventure features two easy to grow lettuce varieties, a delicious organic buttercrunch lettuce and organic red salad bowl lettuce. Grow It Local in partnership with a network of forward thinking councils (see list below) have launched a free 'Seed Service' that has been designed by River Cottage Australia host, author, chef and master grower Paul West to help aspiring growers achieve home grown success. SEASONAL THEME This instalment in the Seed Service is a patch-to-plate adventure and celebration of the original salad - The Garden Salad. WHO CAN REGISTER Seed Service is for anyone interested in growing or learning to grow, whether in pots on a balcony, in a courtyard, community garden, school patch or in a backyard. Grow It Local Seed Service is free if you are based within a participating council (see below) area and not presently a member of Grow It Local. If this is the case simply sign-up below and get ready to grow! For existing members, the Seed Service is available to purchase for a small fee via GET IN QUICK There is a limited supply of free seeds and these are being allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. This offer is available until Friday 26 August. If the freebies have run out there’s an option to purchase via WHAT YOU NEED TO DO To receive Grow It Local - Seed Service for free you need to be a new member, sign up (by clicking the Sign In To Purchase button below) and be from one of the councils listed below. It's first in best dressed. Alternatively, Seed service can be purchased. WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE You will receive: 1. Two packets of organic seeds including delicious green buttercrunch and red lettuce salad bowl varieties 2. Instructional how-to-grow videos from Paul West accessible via QR-code on the back of each seed pack. The videos cover the plants origins, nutritional benefits, tips and tricks to growing success, and wait for to grow to recommendations. Oh yeah.... 3. You'll also receive garden salad recipes from Paul West and an opportunity to join a monthly Ask An Expert session to troubleshoot, ask questions and get advice 4. An invitation to join an exclusive 'Learn how to grow a garden salad' kickoff workshop live with Paul West 5. An invitation to grow-along with thousands of other aspiring growers across Australia SUPER IMPORTANT Please ensure to provide your correct mailing address so we can get your Seed Service package to you PARTICIPATING COUNCILS Seed Service is available for free (while supply lasts) to anyone who is a new member to Grow It Local and who live in the following local government areas. NSW Waverley Council Woollahra Council Randwick City Council QUEENSLAND Gold Coast City Council Sunshine Coast Council VICTORIA City of Greater Geelong SOUTH AUSTRALIA City of Burnside City of Holdfast Bay City of Marion City of Onkaparinga City of Port Adelaide Enfield City of Unley Walkerville Council City of West Torrens City of Salisbury (IN-PERSON REGISTRATIONS ONLY AT THE FOLLOWING - Burton Community Hub, Para Hills Community Hub & Morella Community Centre from mid September) WESTERN AUSTRALIA City of Rockingham City of Canning Town Of Victoria Park DON'T SEE YOUR COUNCIL NAME HERE? Please leave a comment in the 'Comments' section below if you'd like to see Grow It Local - Seed Service available in your community. Simply let us know why and the name of your local council, thanks! You can still purchase Seed Service for a small fee and learn how to grow a garden salad with Paul West and grow-along with thousands of aspiring growers across Australia. Simply go to WHEN CAN I EXPECT MY SEEDS Seed Service packages are scheduled for distribution via Australia Post in September 2022. For any other queries please contact us via Can you dig it?!


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  • 1 week ago @Silba Knight

    How will I receive my seeds, no option for my address?

  • 1 week ago @Jenni Jeremy

    please include Tea Tree Gully council in South Australia

  • 6 days ago @Axel Gregori

    Didn't see an option to enter the address.

  • 5 days ago @Katie Lawton

    Please include Brisbane City Council :) Salad greens are a great staple food in any backyard garden - and so quick, easy and satisfying to grow for the kids to see too.

  • 10 hours ago @Tess McNamara

    how will I receive my free seed s please, there is no where to put my address for postage of seeds

  • 10 hours ago @Tess McNamara

    I am in Rockingham WA shire where do we get the seeds please there is no where to put address and I have signed up on the site and would like to know where they will send my seeds if there is no address icon to put our address on it Thank you