The Seeds of Life-Long Health – Edible schoolyard, Farm-school connections and Healthy school lunch Resources and Contacts

Bridgette Brick-Wells, founder of the Healthy Lunch & Lifestyles Project working in Shasta, Tehama and Butte Counties; Gina Sims, Garden Coordinator at Chico Country Day Charter School and also working with the Center for Nutrition and Activity Promotion at CSU,… Continue Reading

Promoting, Providing and Propagating Healthy School Foods: Chico Eat Learn Grow

“We had to use all those words,” Kristen del Real explained to me, “Each one was really important to our mission with this project.” Eat. Learn. Grow. Together these words are part directive and part blessing – which in many… Continue Reading


Grocery Co-op, Kitchen To Sprout In Redding

It’s been called the slow food or whole food or organic food movement. Whatever you call it, it’s continuing to gain momentum across the country and here in the north state as well. The latest and most exciting development is… Continue Reading