Food4families Veg Patches

If you are very enthusiastic about food growing but have no space, F4F can construct with you some neighbourhood food growing beds on spare communal land. You will be involved in the design & build process and be provided with training and support for 2 years.

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A standard 1m x 2m raised bed for growing vegetables and plants. The bed enables ease of use and definition by keeping grass out. 

A raised bed at Eskin Close with different vegetables growing in the middle of Summer.

The begining of a new Veg Patch at Mead Close.

Produce at the end of Summer at the Sun Street Community Centre

Veg Patch Locations in Reading

  • Arbroath Road, Dee Park
  • Mead Close, off Amersham Road, Caversham
  • Rothbury Court, Hexham, Whitley
  • Hunters Court, Woodley
  • 126/128 Windermere Road, Whitley
  • Bamburgh Close, Hexham, Whitley
  • The Maple Centre, Rivermead Leisure Centre, Richfield Avenue
  • Rookery Cottage, Shinfield Road
  • Brocksett Close
  • St Stephans Court, Rupert Street, Newtown
  • Strafy Close, Tilehurst
  • Sunstreet Community Centre, Newtown

If you would like to get involved in any of the exiting Veg Patches or would like to discuss having one in your neighbourhood please contact us and we will respond as soon as possible.