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January 21, 2021

This Week in Farm to School from NFSN and NC - January 21, 2021

The land grant system includes the 1862 (white-led), 1890 (historically Black) and 1994 (Tribal/Indigenous) colleges and universities. These land grants as well as Hispanic Serving Agricultural Colleges and Universities and other…

January 14, 2021

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - January 14, 2021

Farm to School to Healthcare is presenting a virtual Youth Food Summit for youth and adults who are engaged in agriculture, food access and/or food justice activities. The purpose of the summit is to create a platform to uplift the work…

December 16, 2020

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - December 16, 2020

The 2021 Gro More Good Grassroots Grant presented by The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation and KidsGardening is designed to bring the life-enhancing benefits of gardens to communities across the United States. Awards provide funding for the…

December 11, 2020

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - December 11, 2020

USDA Proposed Rule - Restoration of Milk, Whole Grains, and Sodium Flexibilities The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently published in the Federal Register a Proposed Rule, Restoration of Milk, Whole Grains, and Sodium…

December 4, 2020

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - December 4, 2020

The National Farm to School Network has a vision of a racially just food system for all, and we work to achieve that vision through farm to school – the ways kids eat, grow, and learn about food in schools and early care and education…

November 18, 2020

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - November 18, 2020

November is Native American Heritage Month, and the National Farm to School Network is celebrating innovative farm to school initiatives taking root in Native communities from coast to coast. From incorporating traditional foods like…

November 13, 2020

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - November 13, 2020

In acknowledgement of the immeasurable contributions the Black and Indigenous communities have made to the modern American foodscape, the James Beard Foundation announced the James Beard Foundation Food and Beverage Investment Fund for…

November 5, 2020

This Week in Farm to School From NFSN and NC - November 5, 2020

Join the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association for the 35th Sustainable Agriculture Conference. The virtual conference offers 50+ live-streamed workshops over November 4-8. Attendees have access to the recorded sessions for a full year.