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Maine School Garden News

Pineapple Carrot Muffins
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from the Manchester Learning Gardens   Makes 12 muffins - double the recipe for one classroom   2 medium carrots, rinsed, peeled and grated (enough for ¾ cup) 1 cup canned crushed pineapple with juice 5 Tbsp. canola oil... Read More

Manchester Learning Gardens
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The Manchester School in Windham, ME has been bringing gardening to its students since 1999, when a small $300 WalMart Grant got them started. As a guidance counselor, Pam Lanz, who was prompted by the then principal Kassy Clements,... Read More

Curried Carrot Soup
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from the Manchester Learning Gardens (serves 10, double for one class)   2 Tbls. extra virgin olive oil 4 Tbls. butter 1 large onion, chopped 3 to 4 pounds carrots, roughly chopped Up to 6 cups chicken stock 1... Read More

Seed to School Lesson Plans
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Seed to School was born out of a collaboration with the Albert S. Hall School in Waterville, where 5th grade teacher Mary Dunn, and our coordinator, Myra Manning, created a series of lesson plans on vegetable varieties and seed... Read More