Growing Minds: Farm to School
Growing Minds (GM), headquartered in North Carolina, works with schools in 60 "Appalachian Grown" Counties. GM provides training for teachers, school nutrition staff, parents, community members, and farmers/ag professionals, as well as producing an annual farm-to-school conference.
The GM website offers lesson plans, recipes, a searchable database of local food and farm children’s literature, and more. GM also provides seeds for school gardens, mini-grants, and promotional materials.
Excellent resource for curriculum ideas and successful approaches to implementing farm-to-school programs at the local level around the nation.