NaturCut and Amber's Garden Support Mrs. Obama's Let's Move Initiative

The NaturCut Classic HD and Ideal 40 Push Reel Mowers by People Powered Machines and Amber's Garden Ready-to-Plant Garden Mats make for tending and harvesting a healthy Fall garden Help children learn importance of outdoor activities

Aug 30, 2010, 19:53 ET from Amber's Garden

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Kids across America are learning the benefits of outdoor activities since first lady Michelle Obama has encouraged children to take up healthy outdoor lifestyles with her Let's Move! initiative. Two special companies are ready to introduce America's children to the simple idea of creating outdoors. Amber's Garden ( pre-seeded vegetable garden mats are an easy way for families and schools to grow healthy veggies right up to Thanksgiving. Pre-seeded veggie mats take the guess work out of what to plant and how to plant it, making gardening enjoyable and virtually effortless for everybody. Vegetable gardens will teach children where food comes from, and also how to eat healthier, since children are more inclined to try a new vegetable that comes from their efforts.

People Powered Machines ( was founded by a teacher and carries a line of over 80 carbon neutral lawn and garden products that are also kid-friendly. For instance, the NaturCut Classic HD and NaturCut Ideal 40 Push Reel Mowers are extremely lightweight, easy to push, quiet, release zero-emissions and fumes, and have adjustable handles to accommodate a child's height. People Powered Machines also offers wormeries, bee houses, and the Rolypig Composter- built especially for kids and perfect for a school or home learning project by including a lesson plan. Teach children the importance of reducing landfill waste and creating useful compost for bountiful gardens. People Powered Machines offers solutions to make gardening and yard work an engaging activity that provides fresh air and exercise while taking children on an educational journey about how to differentiate and tend to plants.

About People Powered Machines

People Powered Machines is dedicated to serving the needs of consumers with environmentally-sound lawn care products. Based in Ipswich, MA, David Temple, founder of People Powered Machines, built this company upon the mission of raising awareness of the benefits of reel mowing and human-powered gardening tools, like the high-quality and durable NaturCut Push Reel Mowers. David Temple was also a teacher for many years. For more information, please visit, or email

About Amber's Garden

Based in Carlsbad, CA, Amber's Garden was founded by Connie J. Henderson and inspired by her daughter, Amber, in an effort to increase awareness for children about the impact they have on the earth, and help them understand where their food comes from. Educating kids about the importance of recycling, conservation and the reduction of waste creates an environment ripe for activities such as gardening, cooking and learning how to eat healthy. Pre-seeded veggie mats are a great lifestyle fit. We want everyone to dig in the dirt! Find out more at or send an email to

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