Capital Growth


Capital Growth food growing training

The training programme provides short and full day courses covering everything you need to know to set up and maintain your food growing space in an urban setting, covering:

  • Urban food-growing sessions: delivered in The Regent's Park
  • Growing in Schools: for those working with children
  • Growing Enterprise: aimed at anyone interested in trading produce or garden products
  • Building your space for those who like to be hands on
 Download our new Spring & Summer Training Calendar 

Sessions take place at The Regent's Park Allotment Gardenunless otherwise stated. Bookings are made through Eventbrite -unless otherwise stated. The cost of the course depends on the length and location, and discounts are available for Capital Growth Members, the unwaged or anyone making multiple bookings. 

June - August 2015

 
Wednesday 1 July  10 - 12:30 @The Castle Climbing Centre N4 2HA
Successful salad grower Ida Fabrizo will give a guided tour of her leafy beds. Seeing first hand and helping out on site is the best way to learn how to produce great salads in the city. 
 
Wednesday 8 July 5:30-8pm @ The Regent's Park Allotment, NW1 4NR
This session will teach you how to really take it up a notch when growing to sell - helping you go from intermediate grower to expert.
 
Build a pond (rescheduled session)
Saturday 11July  10:30am- 4pm @ The Regent’s Park Allotment, NW1 4NR
There is nothing better than a pond to encourage wildlife in your garden, and it is much easier to set up than you might think. During this day session we will go through the process of setting up a pond then go and build it together at The Regent’s Park Allotment.
 
 

Booking & Payment

All training is booked via Eventbrite.  The cost of the course depends on the length and location, and discounts are available for Capital Growth Members, the unwaged or anyone making multiple bookings. 

 Click on the session name to book via Eventbrite (payment using Paypal)

If you are unable to make a payment using paypal or if you would like to enquire about discounts for multiple bookings or bursaries for the unwaged email training@capitalgrowth.org