Teas Please!

November 30th, 2016

Written by Miss Ella Campagne, Learning Garden Educator As I’m sitting down with a steaming cup of peppermint tea, memories from the recently finished garden season wash over me. I remember planting seedlings, watering and watching them grow, and finally picking and eating the delicious food that we grew together.  While much of the fresh produce from the garden is… Read More »

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Resources All Summer Long!

June 29th, 2016

We are in the throws of summer. It is here at last. And have you begun those projects you said you would do once the weather warmed? Are the kids wondering what to do next already? Well, if you are in need of something to keep the fun rolling, look no further! You will find three terrific resources filled with… Read More »

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School Year End Events!

June 16th, 2016

When the school year comes to a close we traditionally enjoy a celebration! After a full school year of harvesting, planting, pruning, cooking, and plenty more it is exciting to see how much we and the gardens have developed. This year we had a number of celebrations at various school gardens thanks to our garden educators stationed at each school… Read More »

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A Great Day with the Future Farmers at PASA Conference 2013

December 15th, 2013

Each year, the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) hosts a  conference in State College, PA where farmers and gardeners from across the state (and beyond) come to share and learn best-practices together. This year, the Edible Schoolyard Pittsburgh team got in on the fun by teaching the Future Farmers kid's workshop at the conference!  Kindergarden through fifth-grade food and… Read More »

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Pittsburgh Dilworth Celebrates Spring with Spring Garden Night

December 5th, 2013

As spring fades into summer and the school year comes to a close, there is much to celebrate at Pittsburgh Dilworth.  After a year of working with Farmer Molly, Dilworth students have grown into student gardeners, and they have the garden and a wealth of knowledge to show for it. To celebrate the hard work of the students and their… Read More »

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