Farm to school enriches the connection communities have with fresh, healthy food and local food producers by changing food purchasing and education practices at schools and childcare sites. Farm to school differs by location and can be individualized to meet agencies’ needs.
Farm to school includes at least one or more of the following:
10 Facts About Local Foods
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Resources to procure local foods
Gardening Food Safety
Farm to Summer (USDA) Fact Sheet
Office of School and Community Nutrition Programs
200 West Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2595