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Farm to School

Friday, 7 December 2012 | buzz
Farm to School

On Friday December 7, our host Jonathan Zarov speaks about the Farm to School program, aimed at making it easier for Wisconsin public schools to serve locally grown produce to students. Sara Tedeschi, a specialist at the Wisconsin Farm to School Program and works for the Center for Integrated Agriculture Systems at the state level, and Sarah Elliott, from the REAP Program, speak with Jonathan about the program. There is a growing problem with being able to serve schools produce that was grown locally.   Sara explains why this is, “I think it’s another symptom of globalized food system that we have today. Institutional food service settings are very much part …. more »

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