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A primary goal of the Farm to School Coalition of North Carolina is to weave together an understanding of what great stories and ideas are happening across the state. Check back often to read the latest farm to school news and to submit your own story!

Check Out New Resources to Celebrate the NC Crunch and Farm to School and Early Care and Education Month!

Get Ready for the NC Crunch! - image October 7, 2021

​Get ready to celebrate Farm to School and Early Care and Education Month and the North Carolina Crunch! The #NCCrunch, co-hosted by the Farm to School Coalition of North Carolina and NC Farm to Preschool Network, is designed to celebrate agriculture, nutrition, and farm to school. Kids and adults can not only taste and learn about North Carolina grown fruits and vegetables as part of the NC Crunch but also recognize and thank all our #farmtoschool heroes involved in feeding kids and communities. New resources are available to help you celebrate!

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NC Governor Cooper Proclaimed October 2021 as Farm to School and Early Care and Education Month

Farm to School and Early Care and Education Month Proclamation - image October 7, 2021

Governor Cooper has proclaimed October 2021 as Farm to School and Early Care and Education Month in North Carolina. The Governor encourages kids and adults to taste and learn about North Carolina grown produce for the N.C. Crunch and to recognize and thank all those who contribute to feeding our kids and communities – from farmers, farm workers, and food hub distributors, to school and early care nutrition professionals, educators, garden coordinators, bus drivers, and transportation professionals.

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​We want to hear what’s going on out there! Please fill out the form to submit a story to share about your NC Farm to School efforts! We’ll review the content and, if appropriate, post it to the site.

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Thirteen Local Education Agencies and Community Organizations Awarded N.C. Farm to Summer Rapid Response Funding

April 23, 2021
In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on our communities and schools, the…

N.C. Jr. Chefs Compete in First-Time Virtual Cook-Off

April 21, 2021
Four high school teams competed in the state’s first-ever virtual North Carolina Jr. Chef…

2021 North Carolina Junior Chef Competition

January 21, 2021
There is still time for high school CTE junior chefs to enter the virtual 2021 North Carolina…

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