Category Archives: Farmers

How can schools incorporate local meats into their menus? Our new case study can help.

How can schools incorporate local meats into their menus? Our new case study can help.

Farm-to-school programs around the country have wrestled with the challenge of sourcing local meat. To explore this question, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, in partnership with the Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Initiative and Iowa Food Hub, sought to build a meat-to-school program in northeast Iowa. A new series of three publications provides highlights… Read More

The 2017 Iowa CSA Directory is up!

The 2017 Iowa CSA Directory is up!

by Leigh Adcock Communications Specialist The annual Iowa CSA Directory provides a current list of known CSAs serving Iowa. The 2017 CSA Directory is available at this link. We are making every effort to keep the list up-to-date, so please help us identify new CSAs or changes to existing ones. To provide additions and modifications… Read More

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Agriculture and Natural Resources
Local Foods
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