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Win.Win.Win.Win.Win……That’s what happens when we link up local farmers to the kiddos and schools. In case you need a bit of data for your next PTA or Board of Supervisor’s meeting here’s a run-down of all the wins and benefits generated by Farm to School Programs.
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 early care and education sites. Farm to school empowers children and their families to make informed food choices while strengthening the local economy and contributing to vibrant communities.
Action >> Read & Share the “Benefits of Farm to School” Fact Sheet: http://www.farmtoschool.org/Resources/BenefitsFactSheet.pdf
Thanks to the National Farm to School Network for helping lead the charge!