As seen in Cooking Light Story by Hunter Lewis + Photo by Peggy Sirota The young cook lacked confidence. T.J. was shy in the kitchen, and when dinner was ready, he sat down to eat with his family and asked for a plastic fork. It turns out he was used to fast food every night. […]


As seen on Billy Reid Journal Photos by Cary Norton Jones Valley Teaching Farm executive director, Grant Brigham, and farm director Katie Davis on the two-acre urban farm. Photos by Cary Norton The Jones Valley Teaching Farm sits on two acres of cultivated soil on a city block in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. The JVTF’s small, […]


In the colder months, Jones Valley Teaching Farm brings education inside, but always connects student learning back to our  Farm Labs.  This winter, we introduced a series of nutrition kits with our Good School Food (GSF) partner schools. The kits, which are the newest addition to our standards-based educational products, are designed as mini-units for […]