Friday, October 26, Noon-4pm
Montrose County Extension Office
1001 N. 2nd Street
Montrose, CO 81401
Increasing the use of local farm and ranch products in school food service programs to improve child nutrition
Strengthen local and regional agricultural economies
Creating or expanding farm-to-school program pilots.
Offering assistance in identifying funding sources and grants.
Identifying, designing, or making available training programs to enable local farmers and ranchers.
Advising school districts.
Providing assistance to schools on recipes, menu rotation, proper handling, preparing, storing, and other internal processes that accommodate the use of locally grown foods in public schools.
Task Force Work Groups
Farm to School Resources