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Farm to School program finding success in region

June 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Imagine having 800 ears of fresh, locally-grown sweet corn delivered to your local school to serve students for lunch. Continue Reading

Minnesota school lunches are more locally grown

September 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota students are eating more fresh, locally grown produce in school lunches this year. Continue Reading

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Farm-to-school program gets kids eating healthy foods

September 19, 2010 in INFORUM

Six-year-old Ethan Kuhnhenn looked at the food his school lunch ladies handed him with skepticism.
Holding it as far away as he could, he debated whether to try the foreign orange object.
“Just try it,” one of the ladies instructed. Continue Reading

Granville, N.D. garden illustrates success of farm to school movement

September 19, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The success of farm to school is taking off nationwide, with more than 2,000 programs in all 50 states, said Debra Eschmeyer, a spokeswoman for the National Farm to School Network. Continue Reading

Farm to School comes to District 518

August 27, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

National initiative supplies locally grown food to students
WORTHINGTON While some may have an extra bad case of the back-to-school blues to accompany this year’s early start date, they can still enjoy the taste of summer during their lunch period. Continue Reading