1st July 2022
Education Environment

Children Growing As Part of Their Education: The Grow@School Project

Enabling children to grow healthy, local, and fresh produce at school. Such is the mission driving the Grow@School project run by LetsLocalise and the Green Bronx Growing project.  Children from Parklands Primary School & Torrisholme Primary School have been growing crops using Tower Gardens hydroponic systems thanks to a partnership between the UK & American […]

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Education International

Green Bronx Machine Recognized as a 2022 Classy Award Winner

Newswise — Bronx, New York, June 16th 2022 — Green Bronx Machine, an impact-driven, non-profit organization has been recognized as a 2022 Classy Award Winner. The Classy Awards recognize the work of nonprofits that are driving lasting impact around the world. Classy, two of its founders, and GoFundMe are awarding a $90K prize pool to support […]

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Education Environment

Yankee Stadium Unveils Tower Garden

Building upon the “New York Yankees Healthy Home Plate Program”, the famous baseball team has partnered with tower garden and Green Bronx Machine to teach young people the importance of having a healthy nutrition. “We grow vegetables, our vegetables grow students,” Stephen Ritz said in an interview with mlb.com, “and our students grow high-performing schools […]

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Education Environment

Stephen Ritz Interview With NYC Mayor, Eric Adams

Stephen Ritz is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning educator, author of best-selling book, The Power Of A Plant and Founder of Green Bronx Machine. Known as America’s favorite teacher and 2015 Top Ten Finalist for the Global Teacher Prize, Stephen is responsible for creating the first edible classroom in the world. He and his students have grown more than 165,000 pounds of vegetables […]

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Education

urban-gro Partners With TFFJ To Promote Sustainable Education

Announces the grand opening of a farm located at Bruce Randolph High School in Denver, CO in conjunction with Earth Day.   LAFAYETTE, Colo., April 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — urban-gro, Inc. (Nasdaq: UGRO) (“urban-gro” or the “Company”), a fully integrated architectural, engineering, construction management, and cultivation systems integration company focused on the indoor Controlled […]

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Education International

AVF Welcomes Stephen Ritz, Founder of Green Bronx Machine As Board Member

The Association for Vertical Farming (AVF) is pleased to announce our partnership with our new advisory board member, Stephen Ritz, and his non-profit, Green Bronx Machine. Stephen Ritz is an internationally acclaimed, award-winning educator, author of the best-selling book, The Power Of A Plant and Founder of Green Bronx Machine. Known as America’s favourite teacher […]

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Education Urban Farming

Green Bronx Machine Partners With NYC Department of Housing Preservation

Green Bronx Machine is Proud to Announce Partnership with New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) NYC Housing Authority (NYCHA) and the NYC Housing Development Corporation (HDC) in collaboration with NRP Group, Selfhelp Real HPD, NYCHA, & HDC ANNOUNCE PLANS AND PARTNERS TO BUILD A 195-HOME, WELLNESS-CENTERED, SUSTAINABLE MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT FOR LOW-INCOME […]

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