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Growing Together Texas: Non-profit connects communities through food

By Hattie Robb Thanks to Jessica Tullar Caroom’s passion for planting, Lubbock communities and schools are becoming more involved in the region’s food system.   After starting a school garden for Christ the King, Jessica wanted to launch a nonprofit that focuses on helping school and community gardens thrive, especially in lower-income neighborhoods.   “I … Continued

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Taking (local) Lunch to School is Cool

It’s that time of year when the back-to-school commercials are flooding your television screen, reminding you that, too soon, your family’s relaxed summer schedules will be quickly traded for early, hectic school mornings. One of the most monotonous tasks that comes with the back to school grind is packing school lunches for your little locavores. … Continued

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