Twenty-five years after founding Chez Panisse, Alice Waters and a small group of teachers and volunteers turned over long-abandoned soil at Martin Luther King, Jr. middle school in Berkeley and planted the Edible Schoolyard. Here's a glimpse of how it works.
The Edible Schoolyard is an attempt to teach school students about the basics of food. Alice Waters helped a school turn its wasteland into an edible garden for its students. Here is a glimpse of how children learn science and history in a garden.