In addition to growing good nutritious food in their garden, many Harrington Elementary School students are growing their language skills. While visiting the garden, ELD (English Language Development) students draw pictures of the vegetables and write two sentences in their plant journal.  When the students return to class, the sentences and art are shared

 

Paula Olson

By a thin margin today the House version of the five-year farm bill authorization failed 195-234 with 218 votes necessary for passage.  One of the deciding elements in the debate of this bill centered around the level and severity of the cuts to the nutrition programs with both parties critical of the proposal that was presented in the bill: 

Dennis Nuxoll

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