Candlelight Ranch offers a special hands-on learning program that highlights the importance of sustainable food sources, conservation and nutrition.
The Martin Food Forest features a lush vegetable garden that helps individuals learn important lessons while digging in the soil, planting seedlings, weeding, and harvesting fruits and vegetables. It provides an opportunity to teach participants about nutrition, how to grow fruits and vegetables, identify native plants and their value to people and wildlife, and other important lessons that come from nurturing a sustainable food source.
It Helps Participants:
- Learn about nutrition
- Gain understanding about sustainable food sources
- Respect nature and the environment
- Feel empowered to try new things