KMIS lecture: No dig gardening

Stephanie Hafferty talks about growing crops year-round using no dig gardening.

No-dig method in the Kitchen Garden


14 March 2022


6pm to 7pm


Lady Lisa Sainsbury Lecture Theatre, Kew Gardens

Also available online, live and on demand



Join our talk on no dig gardening with Stephanie Hafferty.

Stephanie is a no-dig homesteader, and garden and food writer. She is the leading authority on no dig gardening and author of three books on the subject.

Stephanie is now dedicating her time to setting up a new no-dig homestead in West Wales.  

In this lecture, Stephanie will talk about how to grow crops year-round through no dig gardening, from allotments to market gardens, using natural organic methods which benefit wildlife and the planet. 


Kew Mutual Improvement Society Lecture Series

Since 1871, the Kew Mutual Improvement Society (KMIS) has been running an annual lecture series to boost your knowledge of the plant and fungal kingdom.  

From talks about historic gardens, to insights from the world of forensic botany, this year's series will introduce you to the latest discoveries and advancements in science and horticulture.  

You will hear from expert  staff, top scientists, and professional gardeners on some of the most ground-breaking research, practices and trends in the world. 

Find out more about the 2021 — 2022 KMIS Lecture Series