Build or enhance yourschool garden
Win up to $5,000 for your school!
Register your interest in participating in the 2018-2019 Carton 2 Garden Contest to receive online lesson plans and periodic tips and reminders from Evergreen and KidsGardening to help keep your project on track.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Check out our Resources pages for ideas to incorporate lessons into your classroom, tips for properly handling your project’s cartons, and a downloadable nutrition guide!
Use your Carton 2 Garden Project to start growing! For other questions about the contest, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page.
Garden art, scarecrows, window boxes, planters, irrigation systems — repurposing cartons fosters fun, creative thinking about sustainability and healthy living.
PRO GARDEN TIP: Leaf Lettuce
Leaf lettuce is an excellent vegetable to grow in small containers like milk or juice cartons. It is tolerant of low light conditions and can be harvested when young.