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Willie and the Salad Bonanza Contest Registration

August 25 - September 21

Free

Willie and the Salad Bonanza is a contest open to elementary, middle and high school teams, along with other K-12 community organizations such as 4-H, Scouts, FFA or other teams, interested in the scientific principles surrounding plant growth.

The challenge is for teams of four individuals to grow the largest amount of Dwarf Blue Curled Vates kale, Hybrid Space Spinach and Black-Seeded Simpson lettuce in the same container, using no more than five gallons of growing medium over a 45-day time span.

Documentation of this effort is required and is part of the contest.

Registration is open now; the contest begins Sept. 21 and concludes Nov. 5, 2022.

See the details and register.

 

Details

Start:
August 25
End:
September 21
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://olathe.k-state.edu/academics/programs-k12/programs/willie-and-the-salad-contest/

Organizer

K-State University-Olathe
Phone:
913-307-7321
Email:
msnowak@ksu.edu
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Other

Audience
Elementary Students, Middle School Students, High School Students, Educators
STEM Focus
General Science

Venue

K-State Olathe
22201 W. Innovation Dr.
Olathe, Kansas 66061
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Phone:
913-541-1220
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