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Last Call for Sweet Potato Slips

*If you are in Kannapolis City Schools, Cabarrus County, Rowan County or Union County, reserve your slips using this Google Docs form by March 22....

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FoodLab: Garden to Table

One of Amy’s favorite experiences of her week at a conference in California, was visiting Pacific Elementary School where all students not only work in...

Teacher Feature: Juli Roach

Juli Roach is a second grade teacher at Furr Elementary in Concord, NC. The school garden is mostly a one-woman project, borne of her astonishment...

Read the December E-news

In this issue, read about the hydroponics system at Bethel Elementary School, winter maintenance tasks and planning for spring.            ...

Read the November E-news

Watch a creative video that inspired a successful garden fundraising effort at Winecoff Elementary School in Concord, NC. Find out what’s happening in the garden...

Read the October E-news

It’s been 1 year since Pitts School Road Elementary had a blitz build for their school garden. First grade teacher, Erika Currin, tells us about...

Read the September E-news

This issue features Royal Oaks Elementary’s garden installation, timely gardening tips (Plant, Harvest, Maintenance), a newly updated list of grant opportunities and a tasty recipe...

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Forget the marshmallow topping and thick syrup that often drags down this superfood. These sweet potato bites are a tasty snack or side dish. Chop. Toss. Heat. Eat. Sweet potatoes are a nutritional powerhouse offering fiber, vitamin A, and anti-inflammatory compounds.

Read the August E-news

This issue features a video recap of the School Garden Summer Institute, info about strawberry availability and timely gardening tips (Plant, Harvest, Maintenance). Fresh from...