Growing Great Greens

How It Works:

Our staff come to you with a Growing Great Greens kit to teach your class all about growing plants which includes a 45 minute interactive presentation – and you keep the growing kit for 4 weeks (that’s 2 growing cycles!)

Grades JK-3: Explore how plants grow, where food comes from, and healthy eating!

Grades 4-6: Learn about food systems and sustainable agriculture!

Pricing:

  • $95.00 per presentation including the 4-week growing kit rental available throughout the school year.
  • Follow up with an Urban Educational Farm Tour during the months of September, October, November, April, May or June for $10 per student
  • Kit return: free pick up

To Book:

Grow kits are LIMITED! Please book soon to reserve your rental by filling out the form below.

Contact our Farm Education Manager at farmedmanager@stecklehomestead.ca for more information.

Children's Programs

From preschool to teens, we have programs that help children and youth learn essential food skills such as planting, harvesting as well as cooking food from the farm, feeding and caring for farm animals, and developing leadership skills in a hands-on heritage farm environment.

Little Farmers (Ages 2-5)

Seasonal farm activities, garden activities, animal feeding and general care, farm and environment-themed crafts, storytime and more!

Farm Explorers (Ages 4-12)

Explore the farm ecosystem from catching garden critters to growing plants, caring for the farm animals, and cooking in the kitchen!

Rise & Shine (Ages 4-12)

A great program giving kids a chance to learn about animals on the farm, and assist in morning chores and basic animal care.

Cancellation Policy

Unable to send your child to a program or camp? Need to cancel a party, tour or event? Here’s what you need to know…

Summer Camps

From preschool to teens, we have camps that help children and youth learn essential food skills such as planting, harvesting as well as cooking food from the farm, feeding and caring for farm animals, and developing leadership skills in a hands-on heritage farm environment.

Agriventure Summer Camp (Ages 4-12)

Hands-on learning activities include gardening, harvesting produce, playing games, making crafts and learning more about our animals and heritage!

Leaders In Training Program (Ages 13-14)

A great way to develop leadership skills and to gain valuable knowledge and experiences while participating in our summer Agriventure Camp.

Volunteer Junior Leader Program (Ages 15-17)

A fun way to earn your high school volunteer hours and build your resume. Assist with group rotations, provide support to younger campers, plan and run an activity of their choice and more!

Cancellation Policy

Unable to send your child to a program or camp? Need to cancel a party, tour or event? Here’s what you need to know…