Author:John Huber

Applied Horticulture at Lake Wylie

The fabulous students at Lake Wylie (a GTN Purple Carrot School) applied their gardening know-how to tackle one of our biggest needs: recycling and reusing our natural resources. The Lake Wylie Team Robotic Recyclers decided to take on the issue of food waste in the cafeteria....

Maintaining a Healthy Garden

Happy Spring, GTN Teachers! As the weather warms we wanted to share some plant maintenance thoughts with you. Unlike in the winter, your gardens will grow rapidly in the spring and will need careful watering to keep them alive and happy. You will also begin to have...

Spring Gardening with the Purple Carrot Team

The Purple Carrot Team met on April 12 to share garden planting and curriculum successes, learn about Climate Screens, and taste a delicious cauliflower recipe. Stella Thomas of Ludvig Svensson gave an interesting and instructional presentation about Climate Screens. This company makes special screens that are used...