Green Money: Yuma schools get grants for gardens
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Chris Jones (left), a fourth grade teacher at Alice Byrne Elementary School, introduces Rachael (center) and Robby Barkley, of Barkley Ag Enterprises, Friday morning at the school. The Barkleys were on hand to present a $1,500 check for the School Gardens program through Western Growers.
PHOTO BY RANDY HOEFT/YUMA SUN
Green Money: Yuma schools get grants for gardens.
Alice Byrne Elementary School teacher Chris Jones remembers being surprised at how many of her fourth-grade students had never been to a garden or a farm before.
“Last year I took a couple of kids home, that I knew their parents, and showed them my garden and one little boy – . Read Green Money: Yuma schools get grants for gardens...