North Freedom Elementary Receives a Learning Garden!

by Susan Endres /

North Freedom Elementary students filled containers with soil and dug in the dirt Tuesday, planting the seeds for a learning garden from which they’ll be able to eat next year.

Fourth-grade teacher and project leader Cory King said he thought the open field north of the school would be “an ideal spot” for a garden ever since he started working there. Now his idea has come to fruition, thanks to a contest sponsored by Dole Packaged Foods and Festival Foods in partnership with the Captain Planet Foundation. Read Article