National Farm-To-School Site
Farm to School programs are popping up all over the U.S. These programs connect schools with local farms with the objectives of serving healthy meals in school cafeterias, improving student nutrition, providing health and nutrition education opportunities that will last a lifetime, and supporting local small farmers.
Background Resources & Websites
LESSON & ACTIVITY IDEAS
For middle school and high school - Free lessons and videosNational Science Standards Links: Module 1: Understanding BacteriaModule 2: FarmModule 3: Processing and TransportationModule 4: Retail and HomeModule 5: Outbreak and Future Technology
PBS: World Without Oil Series Lesson 6: Food Without Oil
Science & Our Food Supply Developed by NSTA and U.S. FDA
BBC Where to Shop?