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School Year Gardens: A Toolkit for High Schools to Grow Food from September to June

This BC-based toolkit was designed to inspire teachers to grown food in their high schools and to be used to support school boards to develop new, district-wide policies on food security for high school students. The toolkit includes information about the importance of eating local, how to create a school garden, lesson plans and community resources.

Resource Information

Date

January 1, 2007

Author

Marshall Smith, P and Hamir, A

Type

Toolkit

Setting

School

Age

Youth (12-17)

Topic

Food Security & Access to Food, Food Systems & Local Food, Healthy Eating

Language

English

Jurisdiction

Local/Municipal/Regional, Provincial (outside Ontario)

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