In this current climate, more people are discovering the benefits of growing their own food. Home grown food allows people to isolate peacefully, knowing their dinner is waiting right outside their door. The Vegepod is such a great project for anyone, especially families. We believe that the child that grows the fruit, eats the fruit! There are many benefits to growing your own food and the Vegepod is here to make it as easy as possible. That’s why we are releasing our brand new Vegepod Kits!
These amazing kits will include all your grow-your-own essentials along with your Vegepod.
What is the vegepod?
It’s a self contained, raised garden bed. It’s the perfect solution for anyone interested in growing their own chemical free and nutritional veggies! The Vegepods cover creates a microclimate inside the pod allowing your fruits and veggies to grow 50% faster. The cover also helps to keep out any pests, weeds and unwanted guests, this means you can grow your 5 a day chemical free and organically!
Above all, it makes gardening simple. This modular vegetable garden is self-watering - the Vegepods built in reservoir holds water in its base meaning that you don't have to worry about watering your veggies for up to 3 weeks! The Vegepod is perfectly sized for any garden – no matter how big or small. You just need to plant your bulbs or seeds, shut the protective cover and the Vegepod does the rest!
There are so many benefits to growing your own 5 a day and we believe that the Vegepod is the perfect project for growing your own fruits and veggies!
- Environmental Benefits
- Health and Wellness Benefits
- Financial Savings
Organically grown food reduces air and water pollution as herbicides or pesticides are not used.
The Vegepods built in reservoir stores water in its base meaning that the plants take water when they need it. No more wasting water after forgetting to turn your garden hose off!
Home-grown food does not need to be transported from source to market. This reduces air pollution as planes, ships, trucks and cars are not used to bring the food to your plate.
Health and Wellness Benefits
Gardening is a leisurely way to spend time outside in the fresh air with the sun on your back, making us both mentally and physically healthier.
As you begin to grow your own fruit and vegetables, your interest in fresh, healthy produce piques – this is reflected in your eating habits as you begin to enjoy the fresh food you've grown.
A successful garden has the ability to fulfill all your fruit, herb and vegetable needs.
Once fresh fruit and vegetables are readily available in your garden, your shopping list will shorten as you incorporate these ingredients into your meals.
Relationships will also flourish
You can involve the entire family in the development of a garden. Kids will love the opportunity to get their hands dirty and parents will cherish the opportunity to impart their knowledge on to the next generation.
Creating a garden gives people a purpose to get outdoors. This pull away from the monotony of a screen encourages interaction and communication among family members.
Each kit contains:
- 1 x Vegepod with stand
- 1 x bag of Perlite: Perlite helps to retain air in the compost which is essential for healthy root development. It helps to create a perfect balance of air and water, which makes water logging almost impossible and reduces damage to roots when transplanting.
- Selection of vegetable seeds: these are easy to grow and suitable for any type of gardener from beginner to expert!
Large Vegepod Kit €630
If you're isolating with a big family, you might be struggling to find activities to keep the kids busy. Our large Vegepod kit is ideal for big families and is the perfect project to work on with children. This kit contains:
- A large Vegepod
- 8 bags Horkans Complete Compost
- A bag of Perlite
- Selection of seeds & plants
Just watch -your kids will light up when they see the first signs of growth.
There are so many benefits to using a Vegepod for growing - for both you and the environment. With the help of these kits, we hope we can help you live life better through your garden. Learn more about why Vegepods are changing the world here.