National Farm to Cafeteria Conference is in Madison – June 2-4!

National Farm to Cafeteria Conference is in Madison – June 2-4! The National Farm to School Network is now accepting applications for scholarships to the 8th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference, which will take place in Madison, Wis., June 2-4, 2016. This event is the top national training and networking event for farm to cafeteria […]

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Competitive Foods in Schools: Impact on Latino Students

Competitive Foods in Schools: Impact on Latino Students by Amy Alvig Korth, (608) 265-3232   Latino youth are more likely to be overweight or obese than their white peers and this health disparity is evident in schools.  A research review by Salud America!, a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, showcases the body of evidence that […]

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Calling All Cooperative Extension Professionals Supporting Farm to School!

Are you currently working for Cooperative Extension and helping get local and regional foods into school meals? Are you helping develop and implement school gardens? Are facilitating other fun hands-on local and regional food and farm-based educational events such as local food cooking demonstrations or field trips with students to local farms?

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