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Planning Toolkit - Intro to Farm to School: Planning and Building a Team

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Through this 11-part series, we’ll guide you through the USDA Farm to School Planning Toolkit. Served up in bite-sized 30 minute webinars, we’ll offer questions to consider and helpful resources to reference when starting or growing a farm to school program. Guest speakers will join the webinars to share their hands on farm to school experiences.

How does a farm to school team function? In this webinar, the first in an 11-part series, learn tips and best practices for building a farm to school team, facing struggles and surprises, and building a foundation for a successful project. Steve Marinelli, Food Service Director from Milton Town, Vermont, joins us to share his first-hand experiences.

Presentation Slides

webinar cover slide Intro to Farm to School: Planning and Building a Team
webinar cover slide Setting Goals and Establishing an Evaluation Baseline
webinar cover slide Finding and Buying Local Foods
webinar cover slide Farm to School Menu Planning
webinar cover slide Food Safety
webinar cover slide Promoting Your Farm to School Program
webinar cover slide School Gardening
webinar cover slide Curriculum Integration
webinar cover slide Program Sustainability
webinar cover slide Evaluating Your Program
webinar cover slide Tying It All Together and Digging In
Page updated: December 23, 2022