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Family Farms and Farm to School: Return to the Roots

Farm to School programs appeared in the mid-1990s with a 3-way focus: fresh, local foods in school menus; agriculture and nutrition education in classrooms; and purchases that support local family farms. Years since have seen these programs grow to include 40,000 schools and 23 million schoolchildren. Federal grant programs now encourage more.

3 Reasons to #ActOnClimate

There are more than the three reasons below to #ActOnClimate. Maybe the most convincing reason is the simplest: It's the right thing to do! The earth is our home and it's time we start keeping it a whole lot nicer!

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