Food gardens

Food gardens are a great way of learning about healthy eating, food security, organic gardening, chemical and water use, packaging, recycling, composting, seasonal eating and the environmental impacts of food choices. We have curriculum planning, activities and resources to help your students learn about food gardens and their many benefits.

Curriculum planning

  • Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Association – Using food gardens in teaching video

Curriculum plan examples



Fact sheets


  • Starting a school food garden video


  • Getting started with school gardens audio – Harry Harrison

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