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Minnesota teachers have a new resource for planning, planting and harvesting a school garden with their students: a garden guide with ideas to build connections between the classroom, school garden and cafeteria.


Minnesota Agriculture in the Classroom (MAITC) published Minnesota School Gardens: A Guide to Gardening and Plant Science. The 268-page guide features 31 K-12 lessons linked to the Minnesota Academic Standards in science, social studies, language arts, health and math.

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