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Sprout City Farms Misses Their School

During the school year, the Denver Green School is full of children playing and learning. Of course, summer vacation puts a damper on this; no students are asking for a mint leaf as they reach their hands over the fence between the playground … Continue reading

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You can change what students eat! Celebrate the first National Farm to School Month!

(In the interests of being a good lesson planner, I am going to outline the format of this story so you know what to expect. First I am going to share my personal experiences teaching in a school, then I … Continue reading

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Have You Met: Catharine Calder? Helping kids get their hands dirty since 1993.

For about twenty years, Catharine Calder, daughter of William Calder of Calder Dairy and mother of Ian Calder-Piedmonte of Balsam Farms, has been managing an educational program at the Meadow Montessori School in Monroe, Michigan that gives young adolescent students … Continue reading

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