Gardens of Islam: Starting Sprouts with Children

We were inspired by our organic farming course to start some sprouts at home so this week we planted alfalfa and carrots.

 

We started with punctured egg cartons and placed them inside their own lid and then into a plastic tray.

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Next we added the seed starter soil.

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Next we made little holes for our seeds.

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Next we added the seeds.

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Then we watered gently with a squirt bottle.

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Please share your ideas for gardening with children.

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