Tag Archives: soil

Location! Location! Location! Picking A Spot To Start A Garden.

Getting Started On The Right Foot Spring is here! And soon it’ll be time to get growing! And perhaps, like me, you have already set out some plants. But wait!…

Seed starting for Beginners Part 1

Its that time!  It is the time of year – time to appease our need for the smell of soil and the love of nurturing green life. Many people spend…

Ribbons in the Ground

Lesson Objective – Students will learn to identify and describe soil horizons found in the soil in their locale. Students will construct a scale model of the horizons found in…

School-wide composting; why isn’t it happening!?

“You can solve a lot of the world’s problems if you do school right.”  (unknown author) As a principal, I get a bird’s eye view of the many moving parts…