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The Many Benefits of Gardening with Children

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There are so many reasons to spend time gardening with your children. These range from physical, to mental, to spiritual. Children (and the adults who work with them) get physical exercise, fresh air and sunlight, an education about where food…
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Accessible Playgrounds Database

This woman does not look like she is having fun at the park! She should have checked the database first! Folks who know us, know that bringing the benefits of gardening and farming to people of all abilities is what…
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Yogi Prakash Dhungana Visits!

Yogi Prakash Dhungana will be subbing Jesse’s normal Tuesday class at Celestial Farms this week. It will begin at the normal 7:00 p.m. time, but will be a Hatha yoga class. He is raising money for his efforts in Nepal…
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Gardening for Therapy

Every one of our senses is engaged when we work in the garden. The colors and shapes of the plants and flowers, the smell of the plants and the earth, the texture of leaves and the feel of mud between…
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Have a Hart Day

– From the Have a Hart Day site: “Have you ever been low and then volunteered and felt awesome? SO MUCH CHEAPER THAN THERAPY! Introducing HAVE A HART DAY, a new initiative to organize and mobilize fans and friendly humans…
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You can eat healthy and organically

“The notion that processed food is cheap and integrity foods are prohibitively expensive is simply not true.” — Joel Salatin Read more from Joel, here: http://trib.al/IPUVmHd. Learn more about growing your own food for a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle at…
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PTSD Garden Therapy Study

Smith College School for Social Work is conducting a study to assess the benefits and/or effect of farm work for individuals who had been diagnosed with PTSD. If you have worked on a farm for at least one growing season…
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Gruff Fundraiser

Only 3 days left and still short of our goal. Remember that none of the pledges will count and no one will get the shirts if we do not meet the minimum goal for this fundraiser. So far you have…
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