Cultivating Healthy Youth through Growing Gardens in Low-Income Divese Communities
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Exclusive Study: Best Places to Farm

Exclusive Study: Best Places to Farm | Cultivating Healthy Youth through Growing Gardens in Low-Income Divese Communities | Scoop.it
Check out our new profit maps to see where your county ranks.
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This report identifies the six "Best Places to Farm" in the US, based on an analysis of the profitability, financial efficiency and growth of farming in nearly 3,000 counties:

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Why Big Food Belongs in the School Lunchroom

Why Big Food Belongs in the School Lunchroom | Cultivating Healthy Youth through Growing Gardens in Low-Income Divese Communities | Scoop.it
This article is by Hank Cardello, a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute, a consultant on socially responsible products and practices, and the author of Stuffed: An Insider’s Look at Who’s (Really) Making America Fat. America’s 50 million public school students are now back in the classroom, but a food fight [...]
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Big Food skeptics like myself should consider this argument that mega food service providers could be ideally poised to healthify eating habits and offerings in the lunch room with their food scientists, testing panels, and clever marketing:

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Teens Turning Green

Teens Turning Green | Cultivating Healthy Youth through Growing Gardens in Low-Income Divese Communities | Scoop.it
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Teens turning Green...A way of life!

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Kid-Focused Grocery Store Sections to Encourage Healthy Eating - PSFK

Kid-Focused Grocery Store Sections to Encourage Healthy Eating - PSFK | Cultivating Healthy Youth through Growing Gardens in Low-Income Divese Communities | Scoop.it
Supermarket chain Giant Eagle is creating a new healthy snack aisle for kids to enjoy
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It's exciting to see healthier food marketing to kids pursued not only by removing junk food ads and toys, but by creating fun, nutritious snack food aisles in the grocery store:

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Environmental Education Through Environmental Action

Environmental Education Through Environmental Action | Cultivating Healthy Youth through Growing Gardens in Low-Income Divese Communities | Scoop.it
Explorer, social entrepreneur and environmental advocate Philippe Cousteau suggests that, with young people already aware of the environmental crisis, the next step is youth-driven environmental action.
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every day of youth creating real and lasting change

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