Many schools and early child care centres grow edible plants. School gardens provide hands on learning and a source of fresh, healthy and affordable food.

School gardenFind a school garden near you

The Edible Canterbury Facebook page(external link) provides more information and locations for school  gardens. 

Projects that support healthy food in schools

Enviroschools Canterbury (external link)   

Garden To Table (external link)  

Orchards in Schools(external link)    

Kids Can – Food For Kids (external link)   

Create a learning garden or outdoor edible classroom

Kids Edible Gardens Guide(external link)   

Create An Outdoor Learning Garden Guide(external link)   [PDF, 2GB]