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VSB and Fresh Roots to Create Large School Market Garden at Van Tech Secondary School

Apparently Think & Eat Green @ School partners are not only thinking green, but thinking big as well. Big as in 1000 square meters of  Asian greens, salad greens, beets, carrots, garlic, and a host of other vegetables sprouting on the…

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“Taking care of our garden means it takes care of us”

  “Seeing the garden throughout the whole year is an amazing transformation because of all the people that come through, the connections we make, and the joy we get in seeing our work culminate in the plants we grow.” —…

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Growing Chefs Keep Growing: Program Assistant Needed

Growing Chefs! Chefs for Children’s Urban Agriculture runs a Classroom Gardening Program in elementary schools to get kids excited about growing, cooking, and eating good, healthy food. Over the course of three and a half months, chef volunteers are paired…

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SOYL Internship Deadline Approaching

The Sustainable Opportunities for Youth Leadership  Summer Internship prepares Vancouver secondary students to be leaders in their schools and communities through hands-on experiences developing school gardens and supporting community organizations that advance our local food system. SOYL values diversity in all…

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Excitement Underfoot at Tyee Elementary

Calculating the square footage required for one person to grow enough food for one year? All in a days (years) work for students at Tyee Elementary. Along with growing vegetables in their garden plots, composting organic material, watering, weeding, and…

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Save the Date: 2012 Think & Eat Green @ School – Summer Institute

“I found this to be an amazing experience that talks the talk as well as walks the walk. You offer real, hands-on learning of ideas and techniques for the classroom that will promote social change. I have pages of notes…

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Veronica Gaylie Book Signing | AERA Conference

Think & Eat Green @ School team partner Veronica Gaylie will be on hand this weekend at the AERA Conference on April 15, 3:00 PM at the Peter Lang Booth #201-207, Exhibit Hall A, at the Vancouver Convention Center. Veronica’s…

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