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National Farm to School Network

Early Returns: Bringing the Farm to Preschool

Carla Thompson | Posted 12.22.2014 | Education
Carla Thompson

How do you get a 4-year-old to put down a bag of chips and pick up an apple? There's no simple answer, as any parent can tell you, but what we're discovering across the country is that farm to preschool programs are a great way to start.

How to Be a STAR Teacher

Maria Rodale | Posted 10.12.2014 | Education
Maria Rodale

STAR Program students in the garden. by Chelsey Simpson, communications manager for the National Farm to School Network As students across the coun...

Kids Can Make Healthy Food Choices: Education Is Key

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.18.2014 | Home
Maria Rodale

by Anupama Joshi, executive director and cofounder of the National Farm to School Network While politicians in Washington debate implementation of ...

Why Farm to School Will Save Our Food System

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.09.2014 | Green
Maria Rodale

by Chelsey Simpson, communications associate for the National Farm to School Network For those of us interested in food system reform, there are no...

The Top 5 Myths about Farm-to-School Programs

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by Chelsey Simpson, communications associate for the National Farm to School Network Most of us can remember a childhood encounter with chicken nugg...