There is no company in the business of marketing sub-irrigated planters (SIPs) that does what EarthBox does through the efforts of their education department led by Molly Quinn Philbin.
Her group in partnership with The Growing Connection -TGC (a UN Organization) deserves far more recognition then it gets. All of the people involved in Molly's department and TGC make a very significant contribution to elevating the quality of public school plant science and nutrition.
It is a very serious omission that the White House garden and the so-called "People's Gardens" of the USDA do not include EarthBoxes as a standard alternative to in-ground growing. There are too many staffers in the USDA who did not read the memo announcing that we have become an urban society and will become more-so in the future.
Read more from the recent EarthBox newsletter.