Seeds in mega demand as people look to a home-grown alternative

Bryce Eishold
Updated April 8 2020 - 12:51pm, first published April 2 2020 - 4:00pm
RED HOT: The Diggers Club has reported a 300 per cent increase in seed sales.
RED HOT: The Diggers Club has reported a 300 per cent increase in seed sales.

Home gardeners are placing tens of thousands of orders for autumn vegetable seeds as people rush to plant their home-grown crops amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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