Final Fall Lessons

Final Fall LessonsLast week, GROW wrapped up our garden lessons for 2019!During the caring work lesson students at La Crescent-Hokah Elementary school harvested dried beans, planted garlic for the spring, and then covered the freshly…
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Cultural Connections Lessons

Wisconsin Representative Billings comes to GROW! On Monday, November 18th, Rep. Billings was a special visitor to the 4th and 5th graders at State Road Elementary. Rep. Billings joined the Cultural Connections Presentations. Ho-Chunk Speaker, Kjetil Garvin…
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Edible Schoolyard Celebration

Edible School Yard Celebration On Thursday, November 7th students, teachers, volunteers and neighbors at Hamilton/SOTA Early Learning Center came together to celebrate the completion of the Edible Schoolyard!To signify the completion everyone in attendance was given…
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GROW Merger Plans

GROW Plans Merger with Hillview Urban Agriculture Center Hillview Urban Agriculture Center (Hillview) and GROW La Crosse (GROW) plan a merger that will take place in early 2020. The GROW and Hillview boards will be…
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Edible Schoolyard Project

What is an edible schoolyard? What's its importance? An edible schoolyard is a space that is created intentionally to provide a hands-on learning environment incorporating native edible plants. This space mimics a forest edge. Picture…
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Leaves are Falling

Edible Schoolyard Progress Report Big steps are happening! We are looking forward to making progress on the Edible Schoolyard with the help of volunteers from SAP, Systems, Applications, and Products, of La Crosse.   On…
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