Nowadays children are more disconnected to where their food comes from. They are consuming more processed foods then fresh fruits and vegetables. Nearly 1 in 3 children in the US are overweight or obese. Despite the knowledge that increades comsumption of fruits and vegetables has been associated with a life-long healthy weight.
That is why The Farm Explorer is designed. It’s a living, hands-on mobile farm providing children with the opportunity to dig-in and connect with food from seed to plate. The Farm Explorer is equipped with modular garden beds, Farm Explorer highlights over 60 varieties of herbs, vegetables, fruits and edible flowers throughout the growing season. With The Farm Explorer the designers want to connect children more with healthy food, where it comes from and how it’s grown.
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