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Farm to School Month

October is National Farm to School Month, a time to celebrate the connections that are happening all over the country between schools and local food! Whether you are a foodservice professional, a farmer, a teacher, or a food-loving family, there are plenty of ways to celebrate and get involved.

Save the Date for Farm to School Month 2016


Download the postcard above or create your own with these files:

The MN Thursday logo was created by Kollin Leisinger, Minneapolis Public Schools Culinary & Nutrition Services Graphic Artist.

Join the Celebration

Check out the multiple Farm to School Month opportunities below and decide what works for you and your community. Each event includes numerous resources to support your success.

Spread the Word


Here are two ways you can help get the word out about Farm to School Month.

Related Resources

Farm to School: Growing Our Future — This 30-minute documentary explores the economic advantages and remaining challenges for businesses, farms, schools, and communities as we work together to improve our children's health and education.

I Dig My FarmerInstitute on Agriculture and Trade Policy — Use this promotional package with customizable materials to feature and celebrate local farmers and their products.

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