Kids in the garden

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Yates has recently released Yates Young Gardener, a combined and updated version of two earlier books that were full of gardening ideas for children. This is a perfect companion for the perennially-popular Yates Garden Guide, which also features a chapter for kids. Here’s a random selection of kids’ gardening activities gathered from these publications:

How to grow a giant sunflower

This year, Yates and Junior Landcare are challenging Aussie kids to get growing over summer and see who can produce the biggest pumpkin. Yates will send free giant pumpkin seeds to participants who register at But hurry, registration closes on 16 October.


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