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Lack of Outdoor Play Is Making Kids Unknowledgeable about the Food We Grow in Gardens

Lack of Outdoor Play Is Making Kids Unknowledgeable about the Food We Grow in Gardens
From basil on your pizza to coriander in your curry, modern families cook with all sorts of herbs – but only one in three children can name a single one, a survey has found.

And more than half could not name five fruit or vegetables that grow in British gardens, apart from potatoes.

Almost all of the 300 kids aged four to eight quizzed could not name a single variety of apple. The survey by Sudocrem, for a scheme called Get Out And Grow, 87% of households have a garden.
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