Group of preschool students at table with tub of sprouting seeds.

Iowa farm to school groups win grant to focus on racial equity

Iowa Farm to School and Early Care Coalition partners win ASPHN grant Partners within the Iowa Farm to School and Early Care Coalition recently won a Farm to Early Care and Education Implementation Grant (FIG) from the Association of State Public Health Nutritionists (ASPHN). The project title is Racial Equity in Iowa Farm to School … Continue reading Iowa farm to school groups win grant to focus on racial equity

Local Food Day

Sign up to support students and farmers on Iowa Local Food Day October 14

Sign up now to participate in Iowa’s third annual Local Food Day on October 14, 2020! Participating K-12 school districts, colleges and childcare centers and homes will serve menus featuring local ingredients. To participate, sites must serve at least two local items for breakfast or lunch. The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship initiated … Continue reading Sign up to support students and farmers on Iowa Local Food Day October 14