Department of Agriculture
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Arkansas Farm to School
Many Arkansas-based nonprofit, research and educational organizations are working to provide students with nutrition education and hands-on learning opportunities through the farm to school programs. There is great potential for growth in this area, with agriculture being a vital contribution to the Arkansas economy.
Visit the National Farm to School Network website for more information and resources about farm to school across the nation.
Find more farm to school resources at Arkansas Children's Research Institute.
November 12, 2020, 2:00 p.m.
Join the conversation to hear about Arkansas Farm to School and local procurement. Ally Mrachek, Child Nutrition Director at Fayetteville Public Schools, will share their farm to school story and how their program has continued to purchase more and more local food.
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