UC Garden Nutrition Extenders (UC GNE)
What is a UC GNE?
The University of California Garden Nutrition Extenders (UC GNE) program has been developed to fill a need in school garden education in San Luis Obispo and Santa
UC GNEs are currently working in classrooms (pre-K through 4th grade) in San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties teaching the Learn, Grow, Eat Go! 4-H Junior Master Gardener curriculum. Classrooms that complete all lessons and develop their own service learning project receive Jr. Master Gardener certificates.
What are UC GNEs up to?
The UC GNE program is vital to establishing the farm-to-school link through evidence-based, learner-centered curriculum (Learn, Grow, Eat & Go-Jr. Master Gardener) and engaging activities in the garden.
The UC GNE program was recently featured in the UC CalFresh Weekly Update