TITLE

Budding Geniuses

AUTHOR(S)
Krzyzopolski, Donette A.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Mothering;May/Jun99, Issue 94, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on strategies to promote gardening as an alternative recreational activity for children. Planning of a garden plot that is suitable for children; Crops to choose that are easier for children to handle and cultivate; Techniques for harvesting.
ACCESSION #
2454625

 

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