Food for thought: Grants plant seeds for good nutrition

May 20, 2010 at 4:33 am in INFORUM

“I think I’m getting too old for this,” third-grader Lauren Shekore announced as she shoveled soil onto the roots of an apple sapling in Moorhead’s Ellen Hopkins Elementary yard.

Classmate Bethany Nelson said her tae kwon do training helped with the physical rigors of gardening. Both agreed the exertion was worth it: Supermarket apples will have nothing on the school crop. Continue reading…