ECC’s Annual Farm Animal Program
The Farm Animal Program, which began in May 2011 as an extension of the District’s renowned Seed-to-table Program, will continue this fall at the Maplewood Richmond Heights Early Childhood Center. With the sponsorship of S. M. Wilson & Co., the District will be bring sheep, rabbits, donkeys, a calf and a turkey to the ECC for weeks at a time.
The Farm Animal Program utilizes a garden along with a nearby field and barn as an interactive student-learning center for animal health and care, symbiotic relationships with humans, nutrition and more.
Fall 2014 Schedule:
Donkeys: September 29-October 3
Bunnies and a Turkey: October 6-10
Goats: October 13-17
Geese and Duck: October 20-24
Mini Horses: October 27-31
For more information, contact MRH School District at (314) 644-4400.