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A Billion Acts of Green ... with Baby Veggies for Little Gardeners

By Daylehayes
A Billion Acts of Green ... with Baby Veggies for Little Gardeners

Choose child-sized tools, plants, and produce.

Children do best with things that fit well into their hands - and their mouths.

Get child-sized hoes, rakes, and shovels at a nursery or garden center. Try to find strong, genuine looking tools so that little ones feel like “real” gardeners.

Can’t afford new tools this summer? Large recycled plastic spoons from the kitchen work great in containers.

Look for specific miniature or baby vegetables plants - such as corn, radishes, tomatoes, and zucchini - just the right-size for small eaters!

A billion acts of green ...

malama aina ... mahalo.

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