Serving local food in school cafeterias can sometimes be a daunting task. We encourage schools to start where they can, such as featuring one local product a month. ASAP's Get Local @ Schools calendar was designed to feature local products […]
School gardens can include every student, and educate them on the importance of trees, plants, and growing your own food. This hands on activity gets them all involved, as well as it being an all year round idea. Getting the students out of the class and
Take your students' learning to the next level. Community involvement is key for extended student learning. Check out these ideas for how to start a school garden and gardening club for your little learners!
EPSOM SALTS -- considered the secret to a lovely, lush garden. For potted plants, dissolve 2 tbsp. Epsom salts per gallon of water, and substitute this solution for normal watering at least once a month, or sprinkle it into the soil before planting seeds.