Cooking Magic for Kids

Category: Kids Organic Gardening


Kids Easy Assess Garden

Special needs kids in wheelchairs find having their own organic veggie garden is therapeutic and fun! The U-shaped assessable raised beds in the picture above are at Las Flores Community Garden. At the community garden, kids can socialize with the…

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Kids Plant the Future

Plants are the key to the future of the planet! Plants are crucial for our children’s survival; plants provide the air we breathe; plants give us our shelter, our clothes, and our daily food. Plants heal us. We have barely…

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Kids Plant Propagating

Propagating veggies for next years’ garden is fun for kids. Gardens filled with heirloom vegetables which are open-pollinated are most likely to produce true seedlings. Kids can start collecting seed from self-pollinated plants, like peas, peppers, beans, tomatoes, and eggplant. …

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Kids Outdoor Classroom

Kids’ organic backyard fruit and veggie gardens, school gardens, and community gardens are outdoor classrooms, where kids can experience the joys of growing their own food. Kids want to eat what they grow and eating organic fresh fruits and vegetables…

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Kids Companion Garden

Certain plants perform better when in the presence of other plants. Companion planting cultivates veggies that grow well together, nourish each other’s roots, and enhance their flavors, nutrients, and resilience to pests and diseases. Plants send out natural chemical signals,…

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Kids grow Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes are tubers that grow from a vine that come in over 400 varieties and in different shades of white, cream, yellow, orange, pink, or deep purple. Each color adds its own phytonutrients. Sweet potatoes belong to a different…

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Kids grow Organic Onions

In California, kids can start organic onion seeds in starter packs in late summer, plant the starters in October, and harvest the bulbs the next summer when their tops yellow and fall over. The bulbs are the underground for storage…

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