Fox 5 News Atlanta features Mays High School greenhouse

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Posted: April 25
By Portia Bruner

 

A greenhouse and a school of fish are giving students at Benjamin E. Mays High an extraordinary lesson in scientific farming techniques.

Mays High School is the only Atlanta Public School with a greenhouse that uses aquaponics and hydroponics to grow year round herbs and vegetables. School  officials say the program allows student to apply cutting edge, economical and sustainable methods that yield safe and nutritious food in APS school cafeterias. Read Full Article

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