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Today, my gardening gloves had a rest while I spoke at the White House on behalf of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs. Among other points, I was happy to highlight the work of our member clubs in areas promoted by the First Lady, including school and community gardens and their ties to childhood nutrition and nutrition education.
Another beautiful permaculture garden I visited recently, is the Paekakariki School garden. Lots of schools have gardens these days, but they are usually hotch-potch patches of vegetables gone to seed and a few calendula…not the Paekakariki School garden. 173 more words
A recent success story in New Orleans for urban farming and school-aged youth, Grow Dat has sold their produce through at their City Park farmstand, at farmers markets, through online ordering/home delivery services and now with this CSA method. 45 more words