City Schoolyard Garden and Charlottesville City Schools announce First Peas to the Table 2016 Winner – Venable Elementary

First grade students from all six Charlottesville public elementary schools planted English shelling peas in their gardens this spring. Students measured their peas growth every week, and Venable First Graders produced the heartiest crop. City Schoolyard Garden Board Chair, Aleen Carey, awarded students with a Jefferson Cup in the garden today.