Virginia Department of Education
This resource includes a farm to school lesson plan with the following learning objectives:
1. Have the necessary resources to find farmers in their regions.
2. Understand informal and formal bid processes.
3. Set local procurement goals.
4. Draft language for their own local procurement goals.
This resource includes a farm to school tracking tool that tracks the following:
1. Farm to school activities
2. Local food purchases
3. Local food sources
4. Local food service frequency
5. Nutrition education and farm to school promotions
6. Meetings with farmers/producers