Students at any age enjoy watching something grow from a tiny seedling into a larger plant. It’s especially fun if you get to actually enjoy the spoils of your labor by growing fruits and vegetables.
As you’ll learn in this STEM Pro Live!, when it comes to gardening and growing, you get what you give. Meaning, plants require proper care and nurturing to grow, produce and provide nutrition. In this day and age, food is readily available at the grocery store, farmers markets, and specialty shops but do we know what is involved to get it there?
This month we met with professional farmers from Steadfast Farm – a local farm that provides fruits, vegetables and flowers to local consumers. You’ll learn about the organic practices they use to grow the produce that we consume daily!