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Growing Communities Packed Lunch Plot Competition is now CLOSED

Primary, Infant and Junior Schools of Essex Category


First Prize
£1000 allotment equipment for your school
The chance to plant your own kitchen garden design
£50 gardening voucher
x1 CPD Course - (RHS school gardening training course)

Two Runners up Prizes
£250 allotment equipment
£25 gardening voucher

Registering: This is free just by answering a few questions on this LINK  - you will automatically be registered. 
Please provide full contact details so that we can ensure you are entered into our competition!

The first 20 schools to register will receive a planter kit voucher and applications received by Thursday 12th January 2017 will receive free seeds!

Format: Entries need to be submitted on the A3 template provided in your entry pack.  Entries can use any medium they choose to create their kitchen garden design.  Recipes can be written by hand or typed and printed out, but must be securely fixed to the template and fit within its confines.

Judging Criteria: Judges will be looking for originality, variety of produce used, simple preparation and the ability to easily fit into ones lunch box!

What you can win: There will be one overall winner and two runners up from each category.  There will also be a number of Highly Commended Certificates, awarded at the judges discretion.

Submitting your entries:  Only one entry per student can be submitted and all entries must be submitted by the school or organisation on behalf of the student, in one consignment.  You may wish to hold your own competition or vote and just send us the best entries - or you might like to send them all to us.