☛ ACTION COMMITTEES: Form an action committee for farm-to-school activities in your area! The training session is Jan. 29, and it's free thanks to sponsorship by SARE. Sign up now to secure your spot: bit.ly/2UCTErK
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Is your school or community group interested in Farm to School?
Are you part of a school advocacy group promoting local foods, healthy eating, school gardens, or agricultural and STEM education?
School food service directors, farmers, food vendors, school teachers, school administrators and Purdue University Extension County Staff interested in finding ways to incorporate locally grown food into the school lunch program...this program is for you.
Supported by the Sustainable Agriculture and Research Education (SARE) program of the USDA, this program will:
Educate, train and develop Action Committees (AC) (This is not a program for individuals)
The workshop is designed solely to prepare an action committee for Farm to School activities
Purdue Extension Bartholomew County Office 783 S Marr Rd, Columbus, IN 47201 10am to 4pm on January 29
Lunch will be provided at no cost to all who attend
RSVP by January 15 and see attached application to learn more Contact: John L. Hawley
Purdue Extension - Dearborn County ANR/CD Hawley4@purdue.edu or
812-926-1189 for any questions about the training or the application