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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!

May 23, 2019

Apex High Wins State and Southeast Jr. Chef Competitions

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A student culinary team from Apex High in Wake County won 1stplace in the Southeast Jr. Chef Competition held May 9-10 at Sullivan University in Kentucky.

May 23, 2019

Jr. Chefs Present at Thrive NC

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The Thrive NC festival showcased talented chefs and producers from across the state and was paired with a day-long summit that highlighted the need for healthy food access for all.

May 20, 2019

NC Crunch Registration is open!

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Help us reach the 2019 goal of 500,000 participants and make it a crunch heard ‘round the state!

April 4, 2019

Apex High Culinary Team Wins NC Jr. Chef Competition

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A student culinary team from Apex High (@WCPSS) cooked their way to 1st place in the #2019NCJrChef Competition.

March 5, 2019

Students selected to compete in the 2019 NC Jr. Chef Competition cook-off on April 1

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High school students from across North Carolina are putting on their chef’s hats to cook up creative school lunch recipes for the second N.C. Jr. Chef Competition. Eight finalist teams from Career and Technical Education food, nutrition, and culinary arts courses will meet in a cook-off April 1 at the Piedmont Food & Agriculture Processing Center in Hillsborough.

February 14, 2019

2019 North Carolina Jr. Chef Competition

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Great news! Many schools have expressed an interest in participating in the 2019 North Carolina Jr. Chef Competition

October 1, 2018

Governor Cooper proclaims October NC Farm to School Month!

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The Farm to School Coalition of NC is excited to announce that Governor Cooper has proclaimed October as Farm to School Month in North Carolina. 

September 29, 2018

Triangle woman brings people together through local food, importance of community agriculture

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Anupama Joshi, current ED of the National Farm to School Network, lives in Cary NC and is part of our Farm to School Coalition Steering Committee and Advisory team.  Read this WRAL article about Anupama's farm to school work.