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Nichole Neubauer, pictured with daughter Evie, wants the Agricultural Discovery Centre to “open their hearts and minds to the possibilities that exist within agriculture” for students at Irvine School and beyond.

A very small farm at an Alberta school has a very big goal

Reading Time: 4 minutes Irvine School is taking the ag-in-the-classroom concept to the next level — it’s creating an actual farm on its grounds. Construction is well underway on the Agricultural Discovery Centre in a corner of the school’s playground. And although it’s not big (just 200 feet by 200 feet), it will be home to a market garden […] Read more