Welcome to GIY! We want to inspire and empower you to start growing some of your own food. Why not share the joy of growing with people in your local community, find out here how to start a local GIY group.
Michael Kelly, Founder of GIY.
GIY is all about encouraging people to give food growing a try and believes that growing our own gives us a better understanding of food.
At the heart of the movement are local growers getting together in GIY groups to share their knowledge and develop new ideas for food growing projects and building awareness for a sustainable and healthy lifestyle in the...
“My involvement in GIY has really helped me in both my physical and mental wellbeing. It has also helped me connect with the local community and I’ve loved helping other people growing their own food!”
Shane Maher, GIY Dundrum
What you can do
You can start your own GIY Group and bring people in your community together to grow their own food, find out all you need to know in our 5 step guide or you can join your local group, find your nearest one here.