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Top Winter Fundraising Ideas

It’s true; the majority of our growing products are best suited to Term 3 or 4 fundraising drives when people tend to have gardening on their minds, and of course when lots of Spring fetes and fairs and Christmas markets are being held..  What you may not know... read more

Candles help fund Netball courts

When the Angaston Netball Club in South Australia saw our fundraisers on facebook they thought “why not try something a little different than just chocolates or raffles?” explained Kath. She started off by ordering a Mega Sample Set to get a good feel for... read more

Growing Kits a Hit with Sustainable Childcare Centre

Our Growing Kits were the perfect fundraising option for John McMahon Childrens Centre which incorporates sustainability into its curriculum and philosophy.  Coordinator, Rebecca said “with this embedded into our program, families were happy to support and extend on... read more

Adventures with Grass Hair Kits

Little Fun!raisers, Kylie and Leah have been busy introducing their Grass Hair Kits to the other animals on their farm and showing them the sites of Goondiwindi in Queensland’s south over the last few weeks. We’ve even created a Facebook hashtag for... read more

Bulbs bring in the Bucks

Wangaratta Primary School was one of the first groups to run our brand new Spring Flowering Bulbs fundraiser.  Coordinator, Bec said that she was very pleased to give this new option ago as she’d ran a drive with our growing kits in the past so knew what to expect –... read more

Winners are Grinners!

We’re thrilled to announce Wauchope Girl Guides as the winner of our recent iPad competition. Congratulations to all involved! Rather than an iPad, we’re sending Kelly and the team a $500 “Plant a Tree” Universal Prepaid VISA Gift Card so they can purchase a... read more

Create your own Bucket Garden

Bucket gardens are just so much fun and a great way to get kids into gardening.  Their gardens can be big or small, leafy with edible greens or filled with beautiful flowers… the options are endless.  In our printable activity sheet, you can learn how Jamie made... read more

Bulb Planting Guidelines

Here at LF we’ve just finished planting our seven varieties of bulbs and whilst it was as easy as 1, 2, 3… we thought it might be nice to whip up a guidelines sheet for anyone else who plans on planting our bulbs this Autumn/Winter. This PDF shows when and... read more

Planting Bulbs with Jamie

Jamie shows us just how easy it is to grow beautiful Spring flowers from bulbs! For more detailed instructions, this article by Homelife is great and for a handy diagram on planting depths, click... read more