Nutrition: Information for schools
Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat
NEW! Safe Use of Salad Bars in Schools (pdf 658kb, 4 pages)
With the growing popularity of Farm to School programs, there is a great deal of practicalexperience for schools to tap into. The MDH Farm to School Program can help you get started in the right direction.
"With the growing popularity and support of the [Farm to School] program, the ease of implementing this into your program is greater than ever...The interest of parents, teachers, and administrators has actually increased participation in the hot lunch program proving it to be financially a good investment."
—Elizabeth Dohnansky: Director of Food & Nutritional Service, Cloquet Public Schools
To identify Farm to School contacts in your area,
Contact Lisa Gemlo via email or by phone at 651-201-3537