My name is Josephine Montminy, and I am a student in the Green Tech Academy program at Clint Small, Jr. Middle School. I started the program when I was in sixth grade because I wanted to ...
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by Max Elliott Walking along the edge of the Grow Dat Youth Farm in New Orleans, Urban Roots youth intern Madison Mathews pauses by a green pond lined with bald cypress trees and asks, “Are ...
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by Ananda Fry Myhre On a stroll through the Texas hills, one might see prickly ash, prickly pear, juniper, agarita or nettles. To the untrained eye, these are simply plants or weeds, but to the eye ...
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by José Morin and Ian Crawford • Photography by Max Elliott On December 5 this year, young leaders from Urban Roots will host Austin’s first-ever “Youth Food Jam” for ...

My name is Julien, and I’m a fifth-grader at Pease Elementary. I recently interviewed our principal, Mr. Matthew Nelson, because I wanted to know if we were doing anything “green” ...
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by Arden Egerton Imagine a beautiful land with mountains and not many roads...with a magical feel. You’re in Wales, a small country in the United Kingdom. My grandparents, Judith and John ...
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