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First hydroponic lettuce harvested for school lunch program at Sparta High School

Students at Sparta High School were served lettuce Wednesday that was grown down the hall in the school’s greenhouse.

The first crop of hydroponic lettuce was harvested at 9:30 a.m. 176 more words

All Hands On Deck.

While the last week of classes continue and Studio V’s semester review is this Friday, April 25th, the Crop Stop is quickly coming together. Currently we have finished applying the metal exterior siding to the two end wall, half of the metal roofing is also up, and the north wall is being started. 206 more words

Student Posts

Eat Local. Montana Named in 10 Best States to Eat Local.

We have all heard the phrase “Eat Local” but what does it really mean and where is this the easiest?  A recent article of the… 853 more words


Cultivating Diversity, Freedom and Hope' with Dr. Vandana Shiva

Cultivating Diversity, Freedom and Hope’ with Dr. Vandana Shiva

Thursday, April 17th, 7:00 PM, Unity on the Plaza

Dr. Vandana Shiva is a physicist, ecologist, activist and author who is changing the way the world thinks about food, agriculture and sustainability. 138 more words

Bistro Kids

Becoming a Farm Girl: Part Three

Note: This is the final post in a three part series to celebrate National Agriculture Day that will show my (non-traditional) journey to Agriculture. My hope with this story is to shed light on the many different faces of a “farmer” and how those who are not born into family farms can still learn, celebrate, find careers and purpose in this important industry. 1,913 more words


Chick-Fil-A Removing Artificial Dye, High Fructose Corn Syrup

NEW YORK (AP) — Chick-fil-A says it’s removing high-fructose corn syrup from its white buns and artificial dyes from its sauces and dressings as part of a push to improve its ingredients. 183 more words

Chef K

Gardens: Great for Eating and Educating

By Kimberly Griffin

Take a moment and think about what you are having for lunch today. Picture each ingredient. Now picture each of those ingredients in its rawest form. 878 more words

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