School To Farm Project

Lacey Leonard and Jocelynn Bustamante cut up apples during the Cortez Middle School tour of Battle Rock Farm. Enlargephoto

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Lacey Leonard and Jocelynn Bustamante cut up apples during the Cortez Middle School tour of Battle Rock Farm.

Patrick DellaRatta gives a lesson in nutrition to Cortez Middle School students at Battle Rock Farm Friday. About 90 eighth-grade students toured the Ute Mountain Ute Farm and Ranch and Battle Rock Farm, giving them a chance to compare the two different styles of agriculture and learn about the School To Farm Project. Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal

Patrick DellaRatta gives a lesson in nutrition to Cortez Middle School students at Battle Rock Farm Friday. About 90 eighth-grade students toured the Ute Mountain Ute Farm and Ranch and Battle Rock Farm, giving them a chance to compare the two different styles of agriculture and learn about the School To Farm Project.

Eric Perlinski cranks the press to make apple cider Friday on a School To Farm field trip for the Cortez Middle School. Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal

Eric Perlinski cranks the press to make apple cider Friday on a School To Farm field trip for the Cortez Middle School.