Resources for Current Farm to School Grantees
The resources, below, will assist grantees on how to get started after receiving their award, access contact information, and successfully complete reports, evaluations, and financial documentation.
- Getting Started
This section will assist grantees on how to get started after receiving the award. This section includes information about the grantee checklist, roles and responsibilities, and subscription to the OCFS E-Newsletter.
- Finance and Budget
Information for Farm to School Grantees regarding the management of the award, including information about the Automated System for Award Payments (ASAP, the Food Program Reporting System (FPRS), the SF-425 Federal Financial Report, Project and Budget Revisions, No Cost Extensions and information about closing out the grant.
- Reporting and Evaluation
Information on reporting requirements to manage the Farm to School Grant award, including an overview of evaluation, reporting requirements, and report examples.
- Contact Information
Grantees can find USDA staff and Grant Officers’ contact information here.
- Additional Resources
Here grantees can find additional resources to enhance their farm to school program, including the Seeding Success: 2020 Grantee Webinar Series, Evaluation Tools and the Farm to School Planning Toolkit.
- Seeding Success Webinar Series: OCFS is proud to offer a new series of webinars recorded over the Spring of 2020, featuring practical advice for Farm to School Grantees, and other farm to school program operators, on how to build successful teams, procure local food products, and other practical advice.
For all questions pertaining to the USDA Farm to School Grant Program, please email Farm to School. Subscribe to our E-letter to receive information and updates from USDA’s Office of Community Food Systems.