Skip to main content
Iowa State University | Extension and Outreach
Agriculture & Environment
Pesticide Applicator Training Manuals
Families & Health
Home and Family
Food, Nutrition and Health
Strengthening Families Program
Planning and Zoning
Yard & Garden
Lawn, Shrubs, Trees
Vegetables and Herbs
Civic Engagement and Leadership
Communication and Arts
New & Revised
MidWest Plan Service
View All Topics
Remaining Time: 1:59:59
Your shopping cart will expire in
Redirecting to the homepage...
Extending your session...
An error has occurred,
redirecting to the homepage...
Food and Nutrition
Growing in the Garden: Local Foods and Healthy Living Curriculum
Growing in the Garden: Local Foods and Healthy Living is designed for youth gardening programs, community neighborhood gardens, farm to school programs, Ag in the Classroom and Master Gardening projects for grades 4-12. The curriculum is very adaptable to other ages as well.
The seven units address questions such as:
Why do people garden?
How do you plan, plant, maintain and harvest a garden?
How do you store and prepare garden produce?
Youth-serving organizations in Iowa are encouraged to contact their local
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach county office
to explore partnership opportunities in administering this program. Additional information on this program is available on the
Connecting Learning and Living webpage
Pages / Length:
Add to Cart
Permanent link for this product:
*Product contains more buying options
Financial Literacy Lesson Plans - Grades K-5
4-H Wellness Magnet
4-H Coloring Book To-Go Set
4-H Foam Stress Clover
Monarch Eggs Project
4-H Wellness Magnet - Spanish
4-H Yearly Planner
On Their Own and OK - The Youth Guide
Fruits and Vegetables Clover Tattoo (Unit=100)
Iowa 4-H Meat Goat Identification Form (Unit=Pkg of 15)
4-H Laptop Skin
Rules and Regulations for 4-H Equine Shows in Iowa
Iowa 4-H Swine Identification Form (Unit=Pkg of 15)
Iowa 4-H Sheep Identification Form (Unit=Pkg of 15)
Back to top
Create An Account