Plant a Back to School Vegetable Garden with the Kids!

Have a fun activity with kids - plant a vegetable garden.

Tim from Scotts Miracle-Gro shows you how easy it is to plant a fall vegetable garden with the kids that will fill their lunch boxes with wonderful fresh veggies.

Step 1

  • Select appropriate vegetables for fall season.

Step 2

Prepare soil:

Step 3

  • Make troughs and plant seeds at depth and spacing as recommended on the packaging.

Step 4

  • Water deeply.

Step 5

Step 6

  • Later in the season, be prepared to cover and protect your fall vegetable garden with frost protection fabric in the event of light frost.

Step 7

  • Harvest and put that fresh food to use, whether it is in your kids’ lunchboxes or on your plates at dinnertime!