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DIRT GROUP Participants Donate 53 turkeys!!!

DIRT GROUP – Growing to Learn, Learning to Grow Participation in experiential gardening groups influences social skill development in at-risk youth (Turck, 2012) On October 27th DIRT GROUP Participants demonstrated the skills they have learned, practiced, and mastered through their … Continue reading

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Harvest Time

Growing up on my family farm, harvest time was always a busy time and everything seemed to move at even a more feverish pace than the rest of the year. It was and remains my favorite time of the year. … Continue reading

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Perseverance Pays Off

Teaching important social & life skills happens quite naturally in the garden and on the farm. These pictures demonstrate some of the tangible results of our cooperative/experiential learning groups. In order for us to be successful growing food together in … Continue reading

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