Suzanne B. Bopp http://www.eatingwell.com/taxonomy/term/1064/all en Students Learn and Grow with a Roof-Top Garden http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/seasonal_local/gardening/students_learn_and_grow_with_a_roof_top_garden <div class="field field-type-text field-field-original-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From Roof to Table </div> </div> </div> <p>At St. Philip’s Academy, a private K-8 school in Newark, New Jersey, the gym roof boasts a 4,500-square-foot garden, thanks to Frank Mentesana. A former food stylist and co-founder of the restaurant Once Upon A Tart in Manhattan, Mentesana had helped his son’s school start a garden.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Suzanne B. Bopp </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> One parent’s inspiration to get kids to grow their lunch. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-standard"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_standard" width="310" height="310" alt="" src="http://bed56888308e93972c04-0dfc23b7b97881dee012a129d9518bae.r34.cf1.rackcdn.com/sites/default/files/frank_mentesana_310_0.jpg?1268164208" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-publication"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> March/April 2010 </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-related1"><div class="field field-type-text field-field-relatedtitle1"> <div class="field-label">Related Content Title 1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> More Gardening Tips </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-relatedlinks1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/food_news_origins/seasonal_local/gardening/grow_your_dinner_and_save_money_with_a_vegetable_garden">Grow Your Dinner and Save Money with a Vegetable Garden</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/food_news_origins/seasonal_local/gardening/why_you_should_grow_your_own_herbs">Why You Should Grow Your Own Herbs</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/food_news_origins/seasonal_local/gardening/container_gardening_with_salad_greens">Container Gardening with Salad Greens</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/food_news_origins/seasonal_local/gardening/your_kitchen_garden">Tips for Growing a Kitchen Garden</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/healthy_cooking/healthy_cooking_101/ingredient_glossary/fresh_mint_the_one_herb_every_kitchen_needs">Fresh Mint: The one herb every kitchen needs</a> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.eatingwell.com/food_news_origins/seasonal_local/gardening/students_learn_and_grow_with_a_roof_top_garden#comments Suzanne B. Bopp March/April 2010 Tue, 09 Mar 2010 19:41:42 +0000 Penelope Wall 15618 at http://www.eatingwell.com