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Students represent stages in the food system during a Chef in the Garden lesson.

Kids Find a Chef in their Garden, Learn to Pickle Beets – And Love It!

by Dean Zatkowsky In April, Orfalea Foundation Chef Instructor Janet Stevenson and Explore Ecology Environmental Educator Maggie Iba offered a Chef In The Garden program at Aliso Elementary School in Carpinteria, California. Children learned about food systems Read more

Return of the Abominable Tray Man! Join our Chef Instructors at Jack Johnson's October 20 concert in Santa Barbara to learn how much waste we can reduce by switching schools from styrofoam to durable trays.

The Abominable Trayman Invades Earth Day Festival

As part of its presentation for Santa Barbara’s Earth Day Festival, the Orfalea Foundation’s School Food Initiative (SFI) built an Abominable Trayman, composed of almost 500 Styrofoam trays used by one local school for one Read more