How to Start a School Garden

12 Aug 2016
2:00-3:30pm

How to Start a School Garden

Are you interested in starting or improving an educational edible garden at your school? Learn step-by-step strategies in creating and sustaining a bountiful plot for students. Topics include identifying goals for the garden, site selection and soil health testing, creating a support network, and linking the garden to the curriculum to encourage long-term use.

Jamie Levato, Education Director of Poughkeepsie Farm Project and certified teacher.

Ellie Limpert, Education Manager at Poughkeepsie Farm Project and Nutritionist.