MARKETING AND DEVELOPMENT
Virginia Farm to School Program Coordinator
The Virginia Farm to School program is an effort to increase the amount of fresh and nutritious Virginia Grown products offered in schools and to promote opportunities for schools and local farmers to work together.
How to Apply a Geographic Preference
Educational Materials – posters, recipes, activity sheets, coloring books, quizzes and logos
Activities for Home and Classroom
Farmer Ben’s Fun Farm Activities
Virginia Farm to School Cootie Catcher
Virginia Grown Produce Poster
Virginia Grown Coloring Book
Virginia Farm to School Marketing Order Form
Virgina Grown and Farm to School Logos
Pick the Good Stuff Virginia Poster
Eat Smart-Farm Fresh! – A Guide to Buying and Serving Locally-Grown Produce in School Meals.
The Lunch Box The Lunch Box is a web-based portal that enables all schools and school districts to make a healthy difference for all children in America by providing relevant information and the pragmatic tools necessary to make good food available for all kids.
National Gardening Association
School Gardening Weekly - Instructional activities for school gardens
School Garden Wizard
National Farm to School Network The portal for farm to school information in the U.S, with features including an e-newsletter, and access to information about new programs, upcoming events, news and funding opportunities.
Nationwide Census on Farm to School Activities Shows Promising Results
Good news, healthy habits are taking root all across the country. Check out the Farm to School census results showing a commitment to healthy eating nationwide.