Farm to School

Helps child nutrition programs incorporate local foods

What is farm to school?

Farm to School centers around efforts to serve local foods in school and early childcare and education food programs, but applies to a variety of initiatives in Indiana, including school garden programs, fundraisers using local agricultural products, farmer visits to school classrooms and cafeterias and field trips to nearby farms.


Farm to school implementation differs by location but always includes one or more of the following:

Questions?

Maggie Schabel

Child Nutrition Specialist

mschabel@doe.in.gov


Visit the IDOE farm to school webpage.