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Promoting Farm to School Activities

Last Published: 03/24/2014
  • Minnesota Farm to School Initiative
    This website provides a collection of fun facts, trivia, posters, index cards, and promotional materials for Farm to School from the University of Minnesota Cooperative Extension Office.
  • Idaho Farm to School
    This website provides free print outs and posters with Idaho fruits and vegetables from the Idaho State Department of Education Child Nutrition Programs. Photographs of existing Farm to School bulletin boards in Idaho are shown as well as healthy fundraising flyers.  
  • Locally Grown Food Served Here
    This poster from the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources highlights a different fruit or vegetable each month. 
  • Fruit and Vegetable of the Month Calendar
    Provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this website provides a calendar with photos and links to fruits and vegetables of the month highlights! 
  • Food for a Day
    This USDA Team Nutrition poster provides a visual representation of a day’s worth of food to equal 2000 calories. 
  • 10 Good Reasons to Buy Locally Grown
    This poster from the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources lists ten reasons promoting the purchasing locally grown food.
  • Fresh from Florida Ag Trivia
    This resource provides a short collection of several colorful pages from the Florida Department of Agriculture containing trivia questions relating to Florida agriculture. 
  • Fruit and Vegetable Fact Sheets
    The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Cooperative Extension Office has a set of 30 fruit and vegetable fact sheets containing information about: nutrition, uses, description, varieties, and where first cultivated. These fact sheets are available in black & white and color.