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    Strolling around Columbia State Community College’s Campus, one can observe Zinnia gardens full of honey bees,wasps and ants, recycling bins, and non-smoking signs. While these environmental changes are impressive, the college can do better when it comes to setting a positive example for its students and the community. Imagine a community garden at CSCC that displays natural beauty while also demonstrating the school’s commitment to improving the environment. Such a garden would be a learning laboratory for students while serving as a benchmark for other community initiatives. Because the garden would consist of vegetables and herbs, it would serve as a food source and, therefore, present students with the opportunity to to be part of the…

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    it is called a community garden. A community meaning people living in the same place or having a characteristic in common. To define a community garden it would mean to have access to fresh produce, vegetables, and nutritionally rich foods in low-income neighborhoods or towns. People who tend to garden eat more healthier because it is right there and it is fresh, there is a better percentage of the person being overall more healthier. A community garden is supposed to decrease the barriers with…

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    Such a project would have an enormous positive impact on the school community, specifically by increasing the on-campus distribution of organic fruits and vegetables to those college students suffering from deficient nutrition in their diets. Increasing the number of gardens and total farm acreage over time would significantly reduce the amount of fresh produce needed for all students to become food secure, resulting in better student health and superior academic achievement. The gardens would…

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    Stone from Grow a Community, found “our beautiful garden has even spawned spin-off efforts, such as a weekly community meal, garden classes, new home gardens, and a program in which interested folks can give or take excess produce” (2016). Not only could Forever Florida utilize the garden as an opportunity to educate on farming and conservation, they could offer a cooking course for an additional fee where participants can learn to cook the crops so that they are tasty and nutritious. This…

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    Lettuce Evolve – Review Urban gardening can be an incredible approach to change open and private spaces into rich, green and lovely environment. Urban gardens include vegetable gardening also. Urban survival gardens are the way to charming and satisfying environment. Urban agriculture has procured new measurements in the present situation and this can make a decent environment in which to loosen up and unwind. Short cycle blossoms are grown in urban areas. This can change the region into an…

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    Community Gardens

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    Community Gardens A community garden is a single piece of land gardened collectively by a group of people. Have you ever wondered where our food comes from? When your eating vegetables, that's where it's coming from. If we had a community garden, we could save money. First, community gardens helps you communicate with other people. They increase a sense of community ownership and stewardship. Community gardens offer a focal point for community organizing, and can lead to community-based…

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    Plants and Gardening The thematic unit, I’m so excited about and would like to create will be on plants and gardening for preschoolers. There are so many reasons why I chose this particular thematic unit, students and teacher interaction with one another, students will get the experience of learning, through using their fine and gross motor skills as they begin to grow plants and vegetables using their hands and interacting with other students to pick what they…

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    Bradford County. The students and their college life will be improved with this garden. Students will only need to participate a few times each week from their busy schedules to tend to the garden. A school garden will provide students a gain in insight on how to grow a garden, will promote students to eat healthier, will manage stress, and also will cause changes to help others in the local community. A garden in Bradford County should be started. Currently, there are nearby gardens, one at the…

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    Gardens in Colleges Man-kind creates such reminiscing beauty beyond garden gates. For this purpose schools should teach students to create their own gardens or to participate in one improving the environment. Gardening isn’t the most popular hobby, but it’s crucially beneficial. Grade schools fulfilled the mission of starting gardens and by doing so their produce and student involvement show as a success. The school and community around benefit with the plant life grown. Colleges can take it to…

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    yards or have yards but have too much shade can have window sill gardens and also balcony/patio gardens. You would be amazed at how much can grow out of one little pot. There is also the option of having an indoor container garden. As long as they get 4-5 hours of sunlight every day it should go well. Or if first time growers want to get more involved with their community there are also community gardens where they can have their own plot to grow their own food! People should not let little or…

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