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MA school's greenhouse a hit with pupils
Gardening Is best appreciated if you start young. Which of us was not thrilled by pulling up our first carrot?

The Waldorf School of Cape Cod has started a gardening program for its pupils. They have built 24 x 48 feet hoop house to be the central point of the whole thing. Here, the children, together with the grown-ups plant and harvest carrots, spinach, kale and other vegetables. In the process, they all learn the benefits of growing your own greens and the process that it takes for a seed to become a full-grown piece of edible food!

Of course our own preference is for soilless cultivation, but hey, let a hundred flowers—or carrots—bloom!

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