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Roadmaps to Farm to School Lesson Plan

Resource Topic Category:Other

Child Nutrition Program:
  • CACFP – Child and Adult Care Food Programs

Team Nutrition Training Grant: 2017


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

Contact Info:

Kelly Shomo
(804) 786-6883