Training Courses

Growing food in schools network meeting

Come along and meet our local experts and champions for growing food in schools from LESSN, Natural England and Feed Leeds. Find out where you can access free resources to help embed food growing as part of your curriculum, ethos and food culture.

This network meeting will be the first of a series of regular meetings that will provide a chance for likeminded growers and gardeners in schools to meet and share knowledge. Whether you are new to growing or an experienced gardener you can find out about local support, free resources and ensure your school is meeting statutory curriculum requirements.

  • Find out about free support, resources and teaching materials for growing
  • A chance to meet experts and experienced gardeners
  • Share best practice for embedding growing through a whole school approach
  • Learn how to engage pupils with where their food comes from
  • Understand how to use food produce in schools
  • Ideas for growing with little or no outside space
  • Find out how to access free farm visit and free in-school support

This event is FREE of charge to all schools with a full or basic SLA package


  • Course length: Twilight
  • Theme: Healthy Eating

We currently have no upcoming events for this course.