The EDU-Garden® is our unique outdoor classroom, where students have the opportunity to participate in hands-on environmental science learning.
The EDU-Garden® Program was introduced on the Riverside campus in 2010-2011. Bright Futures educates students about the world around us, our effect on the environment, and sustainable practices.
For more information about the EDU-Garden Club, please contact us at 561-253-7504.
The EDU-Garden endorses Fazio Fertilizer. Longtime friend and renowned golf course designer, Jim Fazio, realizes the importance of organic fertilization and is now offering his fertilizer to the public. We are endorsing this OMRI certified fertilizer and are using it in the
EDU-Garden™. Please see Fazio Fertilizer online where you may order some for your garden, grass and plants. Fazio Fertilizer is OMRI certified! .
(The Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) is a private, nonprofit organization that determines whether or not a product qualifies as organic under the USDA's National Organic Program (NOP).
planting and gardening. It holds the soil, protects the ground, allows for 100 percent of soil recovery and prevents further digging or raking to backfill the hole. In addition, it is great to use to rake up leaves or debris and can be placed in the back of the car to catch dirt and sand from the garden center, beach or park. Please see their website for a full explanation, complete with pictures or stop by the garden to see it in use by our students and perhaps try it out for yourself!
We are pleased to introduce you to an exciting new product developed by one of our BFA families. It is the LAWNSAVER, and we have found it to be very useful in the EDU-Garden™ for a variety of projects, and we are finding new ways to use it every day. This tool is used to assist in digging,