Crossroads Farm Visits James A. Dever Elementary School, Inspires Young Minds with Hands-on Learning

March 18, 2024

James A. Dever Elementary School welcomed Crossroads Farm for a special visit, providing students with an opportunity to learn about soil blocking and planting lettuce and marigold seeds.

All involved had an enriching and engaging day immersed in the world of farming and agriculture. Under the guidance of experts from Crossroads Farm, students gained valuable knowledge about the process of planting seeds and nurturing plants.

“We are excited to have had the opportunity to host Crossroads Farm once again this year. The hands-on learning experience has truly inspired our students and sparked an interest in gardening,” said Darren Gruen, Principal of James A. Dever Elementary School.

The interactive session provided a fun and educational experience for the students, fostering a deeper connection to nature and the importance of sustainable farming practices.