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Kids Can Be Gardeners Too (2 videos)

Starting Kids Young at Gardening

Gardening doesn’t need to begin at college. Schools are planting gardens, and more and more botanic gardens are devoting space to children.

This video brings us to the children’s garden the San Antonio Botanic Garden. Every Saturday morning parents bring their 8-13 year-olds to work in the garden, mentored by master organic gardeners.

Before coming here some of these kids didn’t know where vegetables come from—except the supermarket. Now they are started on a lifetime of useful pleasure.

Photo credit: DigiSmile STL

Related:
A Kids’ Garden Grows Healthier Eating Habits
5 Tips for Gardening with Kids
7 Reasons You Should Grow Your Own Food

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2:18PM PDT on Sep 24, 2010

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5:36PM PDT on Sep 10, 2010

My 5 year old LOVES growing his own veggies on grandads allotment. ...and one theyre grown, he loves eating tyhem too because he's so proud he did it all by himself.

5:41AM PDT on Aug 14, 2010

great idea!

7:50AM PDT on Aug 8, 2010

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1:16AM PDT on Aug 6, 2010

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5:23AM PDT on Aug 5, 2010

I agree with Kay L-it would be great if all schools included classes in gardening particularly organic gardening. My grandmother taught me gardening when I was in grade school and I still garden to this day. They always had the best garden-vegetables and fruit flavorful-never used pesticides. They could keep the entire neighborhood in veggies all summer and can enough to get them through winter.

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Don't think I do, but I love both my cats for different qualities, like Jennifer M. says

interesting, thank you

I wonder if these would contribute to food waste.

Thank you,, I can not wait until I am able to go for a walk again looking forward to hitting the gym…

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