27 Aug '11, 5pm

Alice Waters on the Edible Schoolyard (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

This weekend, chef and food activist Alice Waters rings in 40 years since opening Chez Panisse restaurant and relaunches the Edible Schoolyard Project , her groundbreaking food curriculum and school garden program. In this short film from Nourish , she discusses the value of garden and kitchen experiences in transforming students’ relationship to food. A Delicious Revolution A champion of the local, seasonal food movement, Alice Waters is not just a chef but also a food literacy pioneer. In 1995, she founded the Edible Schoolyard at Berkeley’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Middle School, comprised of a one-acre garden, an adjacent kitchen-classroom, and an “eco-gastronomic” curriculum. A year later, she founded the Chez Panisse Foundation to support educational programs that use food to nurture, educate, and empower youth, particularly in urban communities. The project has grown...

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grist.org 26 Aug '11, 5pm

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Funny Cat Won't Let Lid Stay Open (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 29 Aug '11, 7pm

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treehugger.com 05 Sep '11, 9am

Call them edible gardens, or urban agriculture, or guerrilla gardening: whatever. The fact is people are finding unused no...

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treehugger.com 05 Sep '11, 9am

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Cute Kitten Wakes Up (Video) | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 26 Aug '11, 7pm

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