Farm To School

In an effort to strengthen the support for farmers and to provide a useful tool for schools, agricultural partners in Alabama have created direct selling opportunities for farmers and a useful tool for schools to search for local farmers.

Local Fruit and Vegetable Purchases for Child Nutrition Programs

Child Nutrition Programs may source fruits and vegetables from local farms using informal procurement methods.  Find the best procurement method for your Child Nutrition Program using these resources.  

Alabama Farm to School Program Memo - With Questions and Answers

Sample Procurement Methods for Child and Adult Care Centers

Formal Procurement Language

 

Making Local Purchases for Child Nutrition Programs