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Jan 11, 2021

GLAG is quickly approaching

Join us at this year’s GLAG (Global Learning in Agriculture) online conference February 8th-12th, 2021! Sign up today!


Jan 11, 2021

Scotts Canada announces Gro for Good Grants for 2021!

Our partners at Scotts Canada are happy to announce their Gro for Good Grants for 2021. Applications are now being accepted until February 28, 2021. Learn more Press release Scotts Canada launches 2021 Gro for good Grants initiative in support…


Dec 15, 2020

The Farm

Airdrie, AB The Farm is an actual school farm where 40 students get to grow produce and learn for an entire school year. The Farm received a Nutrients for Life learning garden in 2019. Lately the Farm has been getting…


Dec 15, 2020

Growing Greens in the North

In 2019 the Churchill Northern Studies Centre received a Nutrients for Life Learning Grant to help spread the knowledge of their “Rocket Greens” program to schools in the Polar Bear capital of the world! They have now grown over 40,000…


Oct 15, 2020

Bees Matter offers FREE Buzzing Gardens Classroom Kits!

Buzzing Gardens for Classrooms ** Order before they are gone!! ** Bees Matter welcomes teachers and educators this October to request a complimentary Buzzing Gardens Classroom Kit by emailing contact@beesmatter.ca. Each classroom kit includes 25 seed packets and informational postcards.…

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Great Things Are Growing

In 2019 the Churchill Northern Studies Centre received a Nutrients for Life Learning Grant to help spread the knowledge of their “Rocket Greens” program to schools in the Polar Bear capital of the world! They have now grown over 40,000 "Rocket Greens" providing community members, restaurants, and local grocery stores with subarctic greens. The ability to grow and provide nutritious greens for their community is truly an amazing story that needs to be shared.


Welcome Back to School

Welcome back to the classroom! We have missed working with you and look forward to a great school year. We are working hard to provide some brand new resources and we will be providing live online events for teachers and classrooms.


June Newsletter

News from the foundation.

As the school year wraps up, the staff at Nutrients for Life could never have imagined it would end like this. The past few months have been challenging and filled with so much uncertainty.


Great Canadian Giving Challenge

Support us through these challenging times. Help us win $20,000.

Your support will help more Canadian students learn how to garden. School gardens help educate about food production, food and water security and what it takes to feed the world from the soil up!


Earth Day Seed Giveaway

To celebrate Earth Day, we are mailing packages of bean seeds to families. This is an opportune time to spend some quality time outside, with your hands in the soil, planting and growing with your family! Gardening has many positive benefits, so give it try this year!


April 2020 newsletter

We miss being in the classrooms and attending events with great educators and students during this unprecedented time. We have been busy adapting our resources to make them easy to download and share with your fellow educators, parents, and students.


March 2020 newsletter

News from the Foundation


Fall 2019 newsletter

Fall is upon us, and school has been back in for a couple of months. Nutrients for Life Foundation Canada (NFL) has been very busy over the last couple of months! We have some new resources to share and an update on the happenings with the foundation.


June 2019 newsletter

The school year is quickly wrapping up. The Foundation has been busy this spring from coast to coast!


January 2019 newsletter

Happy 2019!