"Why try to explain miracles to your kids when you can just have them plant a garden?" -Robert Brault

"No one is born a great cook. One learns by doing." - Julia Child

"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago." -Les Brown

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Harvest of the Month (HOTM) highlights a seasonal produce of the month. It provides students the opportunity to sample a fresh seasonal fruit or vegetable and learn about it.

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By Project EAT Youth

In the beginning of my senior year I knew I had a passion for kids so I wanted to take my passion and make a change not only for children everywhere but also for myself. I noticed a big issue in society is that fast food restaurants are making people obese, more than in previous... read more

By Project EAT Staff

The Garden Mentors program at Tennyson High School is moving swiftly. After much interest in the program, we chose 17 fantastic Garden Mentors. 2 of the mentors are returning to the program after a successful mentorship last year. 6 of the mentors had previously been involved... read more

By Project EAT Youth

Making fire cider and kraut with our afterschool apprentices at castlemont! Fire cider is a traditional way to fight off colds and boost immunity. We put ginger garlic onions horseradish jalapeño and turmeric in organic apple cider vinegar and let it infuse for 6+weeks. We also... read more

By Project EAT Staff

We've been working on propagation! Castlemont apprentices have been dedicated working - seeding, thinning, transplanting, building our own greenhouse irrigation system and tending. Even working in the dark on occasion when the plants needed it, as sun has started setting before... read more