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If they gave them some Marj' seeds they could have a Holy smoke as well .. they're probably a bit marrow minded for that though .. 

Can't help but question where they will grow them - in the window box or dig up the concrete tiles

Govt expands 'grow-your-own-veg' scheme after demand sprouts up By The Nation     The Agriculture and Cooperatives Ministry has extended its offer of free seeds for people to

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1 hour ago, RichardColeman said:

Can't help but question where they will grow them - in the window box or dig up the concrete tiles

 

2 hours ago, webfact said:

for people to grow in gardens or pots

 

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4 hours ago, Justgrazing said:

If they gave them some Marj' seeds they could have a Holy smoke as well .. they're probably a bit marrow minded for that though .. 

Coming soon.

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5 hours ago, webfact said:

The scheme is a collaboration with seed companies Chia Tai and East-West Seed, who will deliver the packets to Bangkok residents, said Agriculture and Cooperatives minister Chalermchai Srion

Should work well on the 20th floor of a condo.

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4 hours ago, RichardColeman said:

Can't help but question where they will grow them - in the window box or dig up the concrete tiles

There's plenty of us out here with fair sized gardens in which we grow many Vege's already but we are always up for a few more free seeds, as are many of our Thai Neighbours.

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5 hours ago, Justgrazing said:

If they gave them some Marj' seeds they could have a Holy smoke as well .. they're probably a bit marrow minded for that though .. 

Perhaps use your vegetable patch? I'm really pleased with my vegetable patch.
I haven't wanted a vegetable for weeks.

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11 hours ago, Burma Bill said:

I do not think the Thais will like these:-

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40 some years ago I was helping some villagers and showed them pics of various seeds I could get.  Many wanted brussels sprouts.  I tried to explain that they were not like a papaya tree with masses of big cabbages. 

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