SEEAG Kicks Off 2nd "Let's Grow A Garden" At-Home Student Learning Program
Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is hosting its "Let's Grow A Garden"--an at-home garden program for students in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.
"'A garden gives kids a sense of accomplishment as they care for their plants and then harvest their crops. They also come to appreciate the role of our local farmers and the importance of eating healthy," says Mary Maranville, SEEAG's founder and CEO.
To help start their gardens, Agromin (http://www.agromin.com/)
Plantel Nurseries (https://www.plantelnurseries.com/
Nutrition and agriculture program lessons are on SEEAG's website (https://www.seeag.org/
A Let's Grow A Garden e-newsletter with product giveaway details and more "ag-tivities"
The program will also feature a weekly garden photo contest where students submit photos (#letsgrowagarden2021)
No registration is required. Let's Grow a Garden is for elementary school teachers, students and their families. For more, go to www.seeag.org/
Founded in 2008, Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is a nonprofit organization that aims to help young students understand the origins of their food by bridging the gap between agriculture and consumption through its agricultural education programming. Through these and other SEEAG programs, over 60,000 elementary school students in Central and Southern California have increased their understanding of the food journey. For more information, visit www.seeag.org or email Mary Maranville at email@example.com.