According to the 2015 U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm to School Census, 198 Minnesota schools are growing edible gardens. Let's work together to maintain the existing gardens and plant a hundred more.
Tools and guides to start a school garden in your community.
Best practices and online resources for healthy and safe food.
Lesson plans and hands-on activities.
Find helpful links to local gardening resources.
School Gardens: Video Introduction — Jeffers Foundation — Jeffers Foundation loves to share great examples of nature-based education, and these videos have been created in that spirit.
School and Preschool Gardens — USDA Healthy Meals Resource System — Children have added motivation to eat fruits and vegetables that they helped to grow! Find resources to start and maintain a school garden, and to connect the garden with the classroom.