If They Grow It, They'll Eat It
Many studies have found that children are more likely to eat fruits and vegetables if they help garden them. That's part of the motivating principle behind Shabazz School New York-based Shabazz Urban Gardens, or SUG, a school garden program that puts a heavy emphasis on having students taste the produce they grow.
The Value of School Gardens
...Young people increasingly are isolated from the land and deprived of the joys and responsibilities it teaches. — Alice Waters
To a great extent we are a de-placed people for whom our immediate places are no longer sources of food, water, livelihood, energy, materials, friends, recreation, or sacred inspiration.— David Orr
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