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Resources for Managing your School Garden

Are you managing your school garden? Let’s make it easy! Use our communication resources to coordinate with key groups in your school community – your Garden Team, teachers & staff, and family & community volunteers. Check out a few of our favorite resources and templates below: Recruit more teachers to participate in a planting or […]

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Back to School Fiesta!

School is starting back up, summer gardens are thriving, and it’s time to harvest that delicious summer produce! To celebrate, throw a fiesta for your school community using produce from your summer Learning Garden! Check out some of our favorite latin-inspired dishes below. Pico de Gallo: This dish, also known as salsa fresca, is made […]

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Ask Farmer Tim | August 2017

Dear Farmer Tim, I am so excited about the tomatoes and squash growing in our summer Learning Garden, they’re some of my favorite summer treats. I’ve notice that some of them are starting to turn brown and mushy on the bottom. Do you know what’s going on? How I can make it stop? Sincerely, Feeling […]

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Garden Grant Round-Up | August 2017

Target field trip grants are now open! Some of the best learning opportunities happen outside the classroom. We’re bringing students once-in-a-lifetime learning experiences through field trips they’ll never forget. CHS Classroom Grants are awarded to innovative classroom teacher whose classroom projects use agricultural concepts to teacher reading, writing, math, nutrition, science, and/or social studies! Teachers who receive […]

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Recipe: Chickpea Kale Salad

In need of a simple recipe that can be whipped up using ingredients from your home or school garden? Look no farther than Chickpea Kale Salad – a delicious and easy to prepare recipe developed specially for our Garden Bites curriculum! See the recipe here!

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