An Evening at the Farm is Sold Out Apple Seeds Hosts Farm Dinner Fundraiser on October 7, 2017 Apple Seeds is hosting its 4th annual Evening at the Farm farm dinner fundraiser on Saturday, October 7 from 5:30-sundown. The farm dinner will be held on the Apple Seeds Teaching Farm at Gulley Park to benefit Apple Seeds and the school […]
Sign Up for our Winter Workshop! Apple Seeds Winter School Garden Workshop Apple Seeds is hosting a garden workshop on Thursday, March 9 from 4-7pm at the Apple Seeds Teaching Farm at Gulley Park in Fayetteville. Taught by Apple Seeds staff and community experts, the workshop is designed to give elementary and middle school teachers and garden leaders […]
What a year 2015 was! A year of growth. A year of many firsts. And a year filled with supporters who made it all possible. Enjoy Apple Seeds’ 2015 Annual Report. It’s a happy read.
NEWS RELEASE January 20, 2016 For Immediate Release FAYETTEVILLE, AR – The Walmart Foundation provided Apple Seeds, a local education non-profit, with funds to support its school garden educational programs. Through the grant, Apple Seeds will provide garden leaders with the support they need to develop their gardens and inspire their students to grow and […]
40/29’s School Garden Spotlight for January is live. This month it’s all about Root Elementary School in Fayetteville.Read more.40/29, Nature’s Path and Apple Seeds are proud to recognize Root Elementary.
Group taking healthy ideas to new home Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Monday, November 9 By Dan Holtmeyer EXCERPT FAYETTEVILLE — A nonprofit group that aims to get schoolkids and their families more interested in healthful food and healthy living will move to a larger home in Gulley Park and significantly expand its programs under a […]
Walmart Foundation Awards Apple Seeds with Grant, Improving Student Access to Nutrition Education and Fresh Produce
NEWS RELEASE September 21, 2015 For Immediate Release FAYETTEVILLE, AR – The Walmart Foundation provided Apple Seeds, a local education non-profit, with the funds to support its school garden educational programs. Through the grant, Apple Seeds is able to provide students with nutrition education and access to fresh fruits and vegetables through student-led garden markets. […]
Sowing the Apple Seeds of Love, CitiScapes November 2015 By Case Dighero Photos by Meredith Mashburn EXCERPT The second annual Farm Dinner benefiting the Apple Seeds Teaching Farm in Fayetteville took place last month for a sold out capacity of more than 100 guests celebrating the organization’s many educational, farm and edible virtues. The special al fresco […]
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., October 20, 2015 — Champions for Kids collaborated with General Mills, Kraft Heinz, Kettle Brand Chips, Unilever and Walmart to motivate communities to take part in donation drives during their Fill the Cart for Kids promotion. Additionally, Champions for Kids will award a total of $90,000 to six school districts and youth-based organizations […]
Welcome the Newest Member of Team Apple Seeds! Apple Seeds Program Manager, Destiny Schlinker Destiny brings a wealth of experience in school garden education to Apple Seeds–having just completed two years as a FoodCorps service member at Harp Elementary in Springdale. We’re so excited that she has joined Apple Seeds. Here’s a glimpse into what makes her tick. Earliest […]