Nonprofit is now Land to Learn

Hudson Valley Seed, which has been teaching local elementary school students about gardening since 2012, has changed its name to Land to Learn.

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Air Rhodes, the nonprofit’s director of development, said the original name was causing too much confusion because many people thought the organization sold seeds. “We buy and plant a lot of seeds, including from the Hudson Valley Seed Co., but we don’t sell any,” Rhodes said. “We’re looking forward to people knowing us as who we are: a regional, social-justice-rooted garden education organization.”

The organization also unveiled a new logo by Emily Sylvester, a graphic designer in Beacon. For more information, see landtolearn.org.

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