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Mar 11, 2013

Nutrients for Life Holds Its First Teacher Ambassador Workshop

Nutrients for Life is committed to ensuring our resources are meeting the needs of Canadian teachers. Last week, NFL staff and two of our Board members travelled to Pilot Mound, Manitoba, to work together to review our science-based lesson plans…


Jan 02, 2013

Reflections of 2012 and things to come in 2013

As the holiday season comes to an end and Canadians head back to work and settle back into their routines, it is important to reflect on the year that has just past and look to what the future has in…


Sep 21, 2012

Back to School (and Garden Learning)

The colder temperatures in the mornings, leaves on the ground, and shorter days let us know that fall is officially here. School bells have rung somewhere near you as well I’m sure…

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May Newsletter 2021

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Happy Earth Day 2021

We are celebrating Earth Day with a School Garden Seed Giveaway!


March 2021 Newsletter

News from the foundation.


Soil Science Explore Boxes – March 2021

Help us celebrate National Soil Conservation Week, April 18th - 24th, and give a middle school or high school classroom a chance to dig into soil science!


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!