Jake Seltman http://wesa.fm en Edible Schoolyard Program Looks to County to Help Fund Expansion http://wesa.fm/post/edible-schoolyard-program-looks-county-help-fund-expansion <p>Elementary and secondary schools in the Pittsburgh region are increasingly interested in integrating gardening into their curricula. At least, that’s what it looks like from where Jake Seltman is sitting.</p><p>Seltman is the director of educational programming at <a href="http://www.growpittsburgh.org/">Grow Pittsburgh</a>, a nonprofit organization that provides gardening and farming education to people of all ages.</p><p>Seltman said that in the last six months he’s fielded 22 requests from schools and school districts to bring the Edible Schoolyard program to their schools.</p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 22:55:13 +0000 Liz Reid 19770 at http://wesa.fm