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“Learning gardens are outdoor, educational environments where students discover soil science and agricultural sustainability through hands-on practice.” – Nutrients for Life (

Last year there were three schools in Nova Scotia that received the Nutrients for Life Learning Gardens Grant! These grants were put to good use at Coldbrook and District Elementary, Petite Riviere Elementary and Somerset and District Schools. We will let the videos tell the story of their individual success:

Coldbrook and District School:

Petite Riviere Elementary School:

Somerset and District School:

Want to learn about adding a learning garden to your school? Visit

Applications are due March 15, 2017!

Nutrients for Life Education Coordinator Tamara Sealy is also available to visit your school and deliver curriculum-linked presentation and activities throughout the year!

Contact her at: (506) 874-5050 or

Nutrients for Life website:

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