Mischief for Kids
Youth of all ages! Come explore ideas, projects and spaces that will grow your interest and enthusiasm for plants, bugs and soils!
Farmer’s Market Scavenger Hunt
Download this scavenger hunt to take with you to your favorite local Farmer’s Market!read more »
Garden and Farm Journal
Download this garden and farm journal to record all your observations!read more »
Get Growing - Quick Ideas for Garden Explorations
So many fun things to do in the garden! Here are a few of our favorite things to do - over and over again because the garden always changes!read more »
Join the Wolfpack!
Do you have an interest in becoming a Grower? A soil scientist? An Extension Agent? A crop consultant? An entomologist? Find out ways that you can begin to make a dream of being a student at NC State and launching your career!read more »
Plant Geek Pledge
Sometimes it might not seem “cool” to shout out your everlasting devotion to plants and soils..but it feels good. It makes you relax, laugh and look forward to the next time you can sing to your favorite flower AND give it a good dose of carbon dioxideread more »
Scavenger Hunts can be a wonderful way to explore the world! Dig in through garden geocaches or by simply finding leaves that have stripes or polka dots or may just be a favorite shade of red!read more »
This piece by PBS’ Food Forward (especially the first 9 minutes) tells the story of FoodCorps. It follows our own NC North Carolina fellow Caroline Stover as she meets with at cabbage farmer, works on developing the product, and leads kids through a cabbage slaw taste test.read more »
Sparks of Enthusiasm
When Leah Klaproth started growing sweetpotatoes with her classrooms, she hoped that they would love them as much as did. Turns out gardening can make a big difference!read more »