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Revitalize: Under new leadership, MVHS Sprouts Club holds high hopes for the new year

Revitalize: Under new leadership, MVHS Sprouts Club holds high hopes for the new year

Karen Ma

August 22, 2016

Co-reported by Sepand Rouz. ast year, MVHS Sprouts Club and its beloved garden suffered from numerous drawbacks and a lack of activity among its members, remaining what some might call ‘dead’ for most of the year. This year, however, club officers senior Stephen Chang, junior Edwin Peng, senior Ben...

Urban Farming: Sprouting into the future

Urban Farming: Sprouting into the future

Sebastian Zhang

May 4, 2016

Photos by Sebastian Zhang Limes ripen under the sun. A drunken butterfly floats by with the wind. Shovels lie around in planter boxes, with plants in some, others empty. Weeds eat their way from the outskirts in. Slowly, relentlessly. But there is a greater force at play. When school’s out and the...

MV Sprouts prepares for new season

Alina Abidi

November 20, 2014

Winter has killed most of their hard work, so juniors Jan Chan and Ada Chen light up when they find a lone green tomato in the back of soil-filled, weed-covered trough. “Green!” Chan said, pointing to a small round tomato. “Hey, that’s green! I thought we were past season.” Chan, he...