FoodCorps – Connecting Children to Healthy Food in School

Positive Future #787 (Feature photo – School Garden for Teaching – CCA SA 4.0 International, Michael Barera) Foodtank brings us the story of FoodCorps. FoodCorps, a non-profit, is a national service program that educates students about healthy food. Now the FoodCorps is helping students learn about growing food at home. You can read the full…

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Canada’s Largest School District Starts Organic Farming Curriculum

Touch the Soil News #1452 (Feature photo – Toronto District School Board – By PFHLai – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=42029131) Canadian CBC News brings us the story of the Toronto District School Board and their collaboration with non-profit Food Share to create an organic farm for students to learn and experience food production.…

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School Garden Initiatives

Touch the Soil News #1432 (Feature photo – Caring for Food Plants – Public Domain) FoodTank news portal brings us an interesting list of school garden initiatives and school cafeterias. With 16 initiatives to choose and learn from around the world, local food advocates and learn how to change their communities and educational experiences. You…

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