Environmental Education in the Community Garden

The American Community Gardening Association and member organization Peterson Garden Project  have been working since 2012 on a grant that promotes environmental education in the community garden setting. Due to funding delays, the program began in earnest in 2014. (Note: Another program in this grant was conducted with member organization Metro Atlanta Urban Farm in […] Read More

Paying for a College Education through Agricultural Training


Paying for a college education with agricultural training A Debt Free Road to “New York City” Charles Magee, PhD, Professor Biological and Agricultural Systems Engineering (BASE) Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) New York City, one of the world’s greatest metropolis, and a city where one can find love, joy, happiness, sadness, and all the […] Read More

Resources for Gardening with Children


Gardening with children is a great way to  teach them about fresh fruits and vegetables, and it’s also a practical, tangible way to teach them about issues important to your community and the environment.  No matter whether the garden is around the corner or in the schoolyard, gardening with children is a perfect way to […] Read More