Additional Tips and Tools
Oregon Harvest for Schools — Oregon Department of Education — Promotional posters and newsletters for various fruits and vegetables.
Minnesota Agriculture in the Classroom — Minnesota Department of Agriculture — Order materials such as placemats and bookmarks for classroom use.
Growing Minds – Provides lesson plans, children’s literature guide, farm field trip ideas, and recipes in Spanish and English.
Farm2School — Promotional items such as “I dig my farmer” posters, aprons and point of service items to highlight your farm to school foods.
School Lunch Superhero Day — Inspiring examples from lunch staff across the country.
Farmer Photographs: The Minnesota Grown program at the MN Department of Agriculture has high quality photographs of the farmers listed below. To seek permission to use the photos, please contact Paul Hugunin, Minnesota Grown Program, Paul.Hugunin@state.mn.us.
- Axdahl Farms, Stillwater
- Bushel Boy Farms, Owatonna
- Costa Farm, White Bear Lake
- Gray Potato Farm, Clearwater
- Pahl Farms, Apple Valley
- Pepin Heights Orchard, Lake City
- Riverside Farms, Elk River
- Rob’s Gourmet Greens, Hollandale
- Svihel Farms, Foley
- Vine Valley Farms, Stewart
- Wescott Orchard, Elgin