It all starts inside the Berry Good Farms green house, where the students plant the seeds. Once the plant grows to a certain size, it's either sold or planted outside in the garden. It's a lot of work that requires the help of volunteers. "We wanted to do something, especially during the holidays, a little more meaningful than volunteering at the thrift shop," said volunteer Amber Marceau, a leasing manager. Many of the volunteers are recruited through HandsOn Jacksonville . "Our volunteers are vital to our programs flourishing,enriching the lives of our students and enriching the lives of our volunteers, Berry Good Farms director Ellen Hiser said. And the students said they enjoy interacting with the volunteers. "I like how new people come in, and I like to see them learn new things, said 18-year-old Hunter Daws, who is in the school's transition program. Some of the crops are used for the school's lunches or are sold to local food stores or used for the Berry Good Farms food truck. The students also make dog treats. "All the kids and young adults here, all they want to do is give love, and it's just heartwarming, said Karen Western, who has volunteered at the farm for a year now. She said the smiles from the students are contagious.
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