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We anticipate there will be 15-20 hours of work per week. Below is a list of responsibilities and qualifications:Major Responsibilities:Work...
What is Farm to School?
Planting gardens, visiting farms, and using locally grown ingredients is just the beginning of what Farm to School (F2S) means. Kids learn about what goes into producing the food that they eat each day and the community benefits from school districts purchasing local produce.
The cornerstone of any Farm to School program is creating procurement relationships with local farmers and producers. For tips on how to get started, check out the Local and Regional Procurement section and our Procurement for Scratch-Cook Operations Webinar. Also be sure to utilize our Farm to School recipes!
Studies of schools in three states—Connecticut, Texas, and Washington—show that under the updated USDA nutrition standards, children's eating habits are...Read more