Grow It Green

How can we reduce the impact of our food-growing systems on the environment?

Key Content
agriculture, human impacts on the environment, experimental design, photo essays
Image of many plants in a greenhouse

Students use the steps of the experimental design process to design an experiment (grounded in research on sustainable gardening practices) that tests the impact a food-growing method has on the environment. Students communicate their findings in a photo essay they present to a local gardening group.