Spreading goodness is a year-round activity, so we encourage you to check back frequently to see what
we’ve been up to. Find out what’s new at Annie’s:

FoodCorps helps promote healthy food choices

 

KNOWLEDGE: Nutrition Education
The typical elementary student receives just 3.4 hours of nutrition education each year. FoodCorps Service Members work with teachers to increase the quality and quantity of nutrition education, and we work hard to make it fun. Service …

Rice Elementary School

Organization: Rice Elementary School Website: http://eweb.psdschools.org/schools/rice/index.aspx
The community at Rice Elementary is determined to provide students with a hands-on education. Shari, the school garden coordinator, told us, “Our garden has been built and …

Free Loot

We think giving away free stuff is the best way to spread the word about the organic foods movement and inspire others to think and learn about a better, more sustainable way of life. Write to us today to receive one of our Free Loot items listed below!
Please send a …

Annie’s is “In Good Company”

Annie’s has a long history of giving back to local communities, whether through grants, donations or volunteer hours.  In Good Company is a week-long community service trip, developed by Clif Bar & Company, which focuses on making a positive change for people and …

Healthy, robust roots can lead to more nutrient rich crops

Organic wheat crops can be more nutrient rich* – they more often rely on their own natural defenses rather than synthetic fertilizers and pesticides. Organic farming methods can increase concentrations of antioxidants in vegetables, fruits, grains, and dairy products, …

White Oak Elementary School

Organization: White Oak Elementary School Website: http://www.gwinnett.k12.ga.us/WhiteOakES/index.html
The kindergarteners at White Oak Elementary in Sugar Hill, GA have been swimming in produce. This year they harvested radishes, carrots, beans, lettuce, spinach, zucchini, …

Mount Desert Elementary School

Organization: Mount Desert Elementary School
Mount Desert Elementary School is dedicated to implementing hands-on garden experiences and evidence-based best practices to carryout “Growing Gardens, Growing Minds”. The project is based on the following …

Woodview School

Organization:  Woodview School
Woodview School has just begun planning their school garden program to begin spring of 2014. The school plans on starting with a 400-square-foot herb garden between the school playground and its entrance. Future efforts will …

Viejo Elementary School

Organization:  Viejo Elementary School
Viejo Elementary School’s new garden will provide sustainable learning experiences for students, teaching them about the components of a healthy garden, food growth and treating their environment with care. The garden will …

Jackson Heights Middle School

Organization:  Jackson Heights Middle School
Jackson Heights Middle School’s new garden will be a beautiful, engaging and desirable place for students to learn. Currently, the school is without a garden or any other alternative green space for education, …

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