Cub Food for Life Badge

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Requirements:

  1. Explain what the best place and size for a food garden is.
  2. Obtain or make garden tools and explain how to use and look after them (rake, spade and watering can).
  3. Prepare the soil, including mulching.
  4. Sow seeds or plant seedlings.
  5. Explain how to use water sparingly.
  6. Harvest one vegetable or fruit.
  7. Explain why vegetables and fruit should be eaten.
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(Note: Container gardening is also acceptable)

There is a booklet available from your Scout Shop which will assist you in getting this badge.

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