Why the Last Harvest of the White House Kitchen Garden Is Just the Beginning

Posted on Oct 13 2016 - 9:20pm by UOG


“It was a scene that’s become familiar since the announcement in 2009 of her commitment to healthy eating and reducing childhood obesity: Michelle Obama was down in the dirt on Thursday afternoon with nearly two dozen students from Washington, D.C., schools, picking the White House Kitchen Garden’s final crop of fruits and vegetables before winter sets in—a harvest that is also her last as first lady.”

Thanks to the National Park Service, regardless of who wins the next presidential election, the garden will continue to grow because of a $2.5 million dollar privately funded project.

Read the entire article at: “TakePart.com

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