Past Challenges

Check out these great resources for your classroom or afterschool program! The resources on this page were used in previous Purple Plow Challenge seasons.

Room To Grow STEM CHALLENGEThe population of the world is increasing, but land available on the Earth is fixed. How can you contribute locally to solutions for these challenges? What type of growing structure could you create? Get a team together and design, build, and utilize a growing structure that can be used in your unique location or situation to help maximize the availability and access to food in the summer 2017 Purple Plow challenge!

Facilitator Guide

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Student Guide

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Helpful Information for Students

Room to Grow Content Packet (PDF)

h2growiconWe need food to survive. But food security is a problem around the world, and at home. Get creative as you design a sustainable living environment for aquatic life while growing food in this season’s Purple Plow Challenge!

Facilitator Guide

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Student Guide

Download Student Guide (PDF)

Helpful Information for Students

H2grOw Content Packet (PDF)