A Food Revolution Starts with Seed

Growing your own food has seen a resurgence on a scale that has been compared to the Dig For Victory campaigns of the second world war.  But with so few places selling seed, how can you take advantage of this planting season and get your own veggie garden under way?

Millennium Seed Bank’s “Great Seed Swap”

Here at the Millennium Seed Bank’s ‘Great Seed Swap’ at the National Trust’s Wakehurst Place, we hear about the rich diversity of plant varieties that can be grown for food; see keen gardeners and horticulturalists exchange seeds; and learn from the experts about the importance of saving and sowing our own open-pollinated seeds.