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Delicious food and live auction Friday 5/12 at Useless Bay Coffee Company for a GREAT cause!

Grow Whidbey is a collaborative apprenticeship program between Good Cheer and South Whidbey School Farms that trains motivated individuals to grow food for community and teach youth through experiential garden and nutrition classes. Of 20 alums of the apprenticeship program, … Continue reading

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Welcome Liza Elman, school farm apprentice!

My passion for working in the food system started by getting out of the city during the summer and immersing myself in nature while camping.  Spending time in the great outdoors helped me develop a sense of place. This exploration … Continue reading

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Greetings Halley Shriber, School Garden Apprentice!

A big welcome to Halley! “Having spent the last year and a half in Portland, Oregon, I’ve enjoyed the ever evolving bountiful beauty that is the Pacific Northwest. It was there, where my love of early childhood education intersected with … Continue reading

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Welcome Casey Jackson, School Garden Apprentice!

Whidbey Island has yet again swept me off of my feet and plunged me into the magic of being alive and serving community! It is an understatement to say that I am thrilled to have accepted the School Garden Apprenticeship … Continue reading

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