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Hannah Piercey
January 13th, 2015
When children grow food themselves and they cook it, they eat it. In 1995, Alice Waters established the Edible Schoolyard at King Middle School in Berkeley and rooted the program's model in this simple truth.  Growing, preparing, and eating food opens children’s senses, awakening their appetite for real food as well as their connection to their place in the world....
Tara McNerney
January 23rd, 2015
When the weather turned cold in the nation’s capital, and the garden was looking ready for a long sleep, the first graders at Mundo Verde Public Charter School in Washington DC prepared to do the last planting of the year. Every student at Mundo...
Cristine Tennant
December 19th, 2014
Every Tuesday afternoon for the past three months, we have been exploring dumplings. The last school bell of the day rings, and ten students from across the campus of King Middle School rush over to the Edible Schoolyard's kitchen. Students wash...

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2015 Oregon School Garden Summit

When: January 30, 2015 8:30AM
- 5:00PM
Where: Salem, Oregon

Edible Education 101: Garrison Sposito and Marion Nestle

Watch the live stream of Garrison Sposito and Marion Nestle's Edible Education 101 lecture.

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When: February 2, 2015 6:30PM
- 8:30PM
Where: Berkeley, California California 94720

Community Screening of Garrison Sposito and Marion Nestle's Edible Education 101 Lecture

Join us at the Brower Center for a screening of UC Berkeley's Edible...

When: February 2, 2015 6:30PM
- 9:30PM
Where: The Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, California California 94704
Phone: 510-843-3811

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