Teresa Wiemerslage

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Helping children make healthier food choices is the goal of farm to school programming nationwide. Since 2007, 30 schools in Iowa have formed farm to school chapters, and others participate in related activities throughout the year, such as the Great Apple Crunch in October or after school snack programs.

By: Teresa Wiemerslage and Leigh Adcock

Iowans will celebrate the second annual statewide Local Food Day on Oct. 11, as part of National Farm to School Month.

By: Teresa Wiemerslage

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is helping schools across the state prepare for Local Food Day.

By: Teresa Wiemerslage and Leigh Adcock

Produce checklist tools from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offer practical ways to check food safety practices.

By: Teresa Wiemerslage