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We are 'So Fresh'

I truly enjoyed our “Farm 2 Fresh” lunch theme last week!  Using a “Farm 2 Fresh” theme, select APS lunchrooms featured a local farmers market stand. 338 more words

Awesome Schools

Bringing the Farm to School in October

October is National Farm to School Month this is a great opportunity to get your local community involved in your foodservice operation. The Farm to School Movement was started by a handful of schools in the late 1990’s that wanted healthier food choices and food and agriculture education. 327 more words

Foodservice

501(c)3 Public Charity...Here We Come! @F2SMonth #FarmtoSchool

Have you ever had one of those “I’ve gotta Press this” moments? Well, I’m smack dab in the middle of one!

I’ve spent the last couple of months doing some truly grassroots reaching out…my front yard has been a non-stop, honesty-based, fresh local produce stand. 934 more words

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The Farm-to-school movement is growing stronger these days, with many towns and schools serving meals that showcase, or at least include, produce or meats from local farms.   657 more words

Innovative Farm Education Programs Bring Farming and Nutrition to Life

Children (and Adults) Make Healthier Food Choices if they Understand where the Food Comes From

Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water interview of April 30, 2012 with Stuart O’Neill and Tracy Hardy, of Rogue Farm Corps and Rogue Valley Farm to Schools. 595 more words

Sharon Kleyne

AZ's STAR School students join first lady at White House garden

Arizona’s STAR School is a 2012 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School.

Ariz. students eat their vegetables at the White House

WASHINGTON – The five grade-schoolers from… 391 more words

Arizona Schools

Vending Machines Go Farm Fresh

In 2013, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo set aside $2 million for a marketing campaign known as Taste NY, as well as a $60 million tourism initiative called “I Love NY.” As part of the initiative, visitors can now partake in programs such as local wine trails, where they can sample New York made wines. 142 more words

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