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Kids eat their Veggies

Parents ask “How can I get my kids to eat their veggies?” When parents enjoy eating their veggies and savor every bite with “mmm” and “ahh”, they are being the example for their kids to follow. Families can consciously make…

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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 Garden Sanctuary

The healing power of gardening can relieve kids’ daily school stress and even restore the broken lives of kids and teens that have suffered from traumas. Kids with an organic backyard veggie garden not only have access to fresh food,…

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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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Kid Chef Rainbow Slaw

Kids can harvest organic veggies from their raised bed garden or visit the Farmer’s Market to make this Rainbow Slaw incredibly crisp, crunchy, and healthy. Nutritionists agree that eating a rainbow of raw organic veggies fresh from the garden is…

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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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