Visit the National Farm to School Website for more information on how to “do farm to school” this year.
Check out the proclamation on the first page of this site.
How North Dakota Does Farm to School – a resource with stories of how several schools have created farm to school programs uniquely shaped for their school district. How ND Does Farm to School color pdf file.
ND Harvest Calendar: InSeasonHarvestCalendar
http://www.okfarmtoschool.com/kidchen-expedition.htm – this site from the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture has videos of students with chefs as well as a new recipe book for fresh fruits and vegetables done by Chris Kirby of the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture.
http://www.farmtoschool.org/IA/ – Iowa forms chapters in schools supporting Farm to School.
http://toolkit.centerfornutrition.org/category/school-food-service-professionals/ – Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition has won awards on their information about farm to school and farm to preschool.
http://www.thelunchbox.org/ – The Lunch Box is an online toolkit with Healthy Tools For All Schools, packed with solutions at your fingertips. Use any of these free tools to transform your school food into healthy and delicious food for all children, at every school. Go ahead, open The Lunch Box, use the recipes and other tools-for-change that have worked so well for school districts across the country, and make positive change happen in your community. The time to get started is now.
Here are some great vintage school garden publications – enjoy!