In 2014, the Groundwork Center celebrated our 10-year anniversary of farm to school programming in northwest Michigan.
Starting with just a few activities in one school in 2004, our farm to school program gradually grew to feature biweekly farm to...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias, Academic Classrooms, Support Organization, Business
1. Program and Pedagogy: We are in the process of developing our garden. We have taught students and teachers design thinking and are leading the students in this process for them to design, develop and implement the garden. The physics class is designing the irrigation...
Program Type: Academic Classrooms
Fare Table is a non-profit organization based in Minneapolis, Minnesota committed to helping provide an equitable and sustainable food system.
Program Type: Farm Based, Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias
Our Farm to School and Community (F2SC) program makes Florida-grown foods more accessible to SNAP-eligible people in Florida. The F2SC team approaches Farm to School holistically by partnering with a variety of stakeholders throughout the food system. We work with ...
Program Type: Farm Based, Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias, Academic Classrooms, Support Organization
The Sage Garden Project provides garden and nutritional science lessons to students at risk for developing diabetes. The hands-on program of gardening and nutritional science has been developed for grades K-6. Operating a pilot program at Ocean Knoll Elementary...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, Support Organization
Our primary goal is to continue to provide a school-wide program to help students experience the full food cycle: compost to nutritious vegetables. We share our harvest with the School Cafeteria, and students are all eager to eat what they have grown. As our garden...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms
The Richmond College Prep Elementary School in located in Richmond, California. It has two large gardens on its campus, the Grandpa Allen Learning Garden (GALG) on the Maritime side, and another large one on the...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, School Cafeterias, Academic Classrooms
Mission Statement: Our mission is to engage students in sustainable gardening practices that contribute to the nutrition of their families and community.
Goals: Student academic achievement will increase through the implementation of...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms, Academic Classrooms, Support Organization
About our Farm to School program.....
In 2013 our district---Julian Union---received a USDA Farm to School Planning grant. During that year, we created a F2S team and F2S advisory board, expanded our school garden, created a full-day of experiential...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms
The Seeds to Plate Program aims to create and maintain a school garden that is integrated into the academic environment, promote a healthy food culture, nurture physical and mental well-being and provide hands-on gardening and eating experiences for students, families and...
Program Type: Garden Classrooms, Kitchen Classrooms, Academic Classrooms