Chrissa Carlson, the Garden and Nutrition Educator at Baltimore’s Hampstead Hill Academy, shows us the steps needed to start a school garden. In Part 1 of this 2-part series, Chrissa shares her school garden knowledge and experience with UME’s Jon Traunfeld. Stay tuned for Part 2 that will cover “Components of a Successful School Garden” and garden design. This video is brought to you by the Home and Garden Information Center, part of University of Maryland Extension. Learn about our Grow It Eat It campaign, which provides resources and encourages people to start their own food gardens. http://extension.umd.edu/growit Check out our facebook page for more gardening advice: http://www.facebook.com/UMDHGIC#!/GIEIMaryland Animation by Chris Heuer, Freefall FX, LLC Shot and edited by Brett Wooldridge, Sam Nassau, and Emily Heimsoth Video Rating: / 5 Donate to our School Garden Project from the United States and around the world: http://bit.ly/1JBaLzm Donate to our School Garden Project from Canada: http://bit.ly/1Q83KZ7 Learn more about Free The Children and the Adopt-A-Village Campaign: http://bit.ly/1alnS4d Click here to SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1dn24vP 3 Quinoa Recipes: http://bit.ly/1P1WJYL 3 Mac & Cheese Recipes: http://bit.ly/1nabfEJ Purchase my eBooks here: NEW “Meal Prep Made Easy” eBook: http://bit.ly/MealPrepMadeEasy Made with Love Holiday Recipes .99: http://bit.ly/MadewithLoveeBook 5 Weeks of Healthy Meal Prep for .99: http://bit.ly/MealPrepeBook 30 Smoothie Recipes for .99: http://bit.ly/SmoothieeBook Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/thedomesticgeek1 Twitter: https://twitter.com/@SaraLynnCauchon Instagram: http://instagram.com/thedomesticgeek1 Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/TheDomesticGeek Blog: http://thedomesticgeek.com/ Sandwich Ideas Chicken Caesar Sandwich Related PostsComponents of a Successful School GardenThe English Gardening SchoolHomeschool Science in the Garden- Starting Seeds with KidsTour a REAL school gardenHow to garden: Starting a Vegetable GardenI finally get to open my Miracle Gro Aerogarden Indoor Garden and Seed Starting Kit!