DES MOINES, Iowa -- Fareway and Dole are partnering for their second annual Learning Garden contest.
This program is not only to teach kids how to grow their own food but to expose them to a healthier lifestyle. The goal of the garden is to enhance a teacher’s curriculum.
The Captain Planet Foundation is also a partner in this program. It has worked to teach students how to use multiple fields of study such as science, math, social studies and even language arts to maintain a healthy garden.
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