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Nutrition

Hope Garden

The dietitian, with much assistance from guests, staff, and other volunteers, helps plant and maintain a vegetable, herb and fruit garden on the grounds of Matt Talbot where guests and volunteers can learn some of the skills of horticulture.  Gardening is also an excellent activity for helping promote physical fitness. The abundant produce is distributed to guests, staff, and volunteers of Matt Talbot to encourage good nutrition. Garden produce is also used extensively in cooking classes conducted by the dietitian.