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Northern Vermont Elementary Schools Dive into Composting

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Friday, January 13th, 2017 in Press Release. No Comments

School cafeterias across Northern Vermont are closing the food cycle as they lead the way in diverting food scraps from landfills through composting. More than 10 Northeast Kingdom elementary schools that work with Green Mountain Farm-to-School. Read More…


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Meet the GMFTS Team

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 in Uncategorized. No Comments

At Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS) the beginning of the school year brings with it so many things – the harvest is in full swing, the weather is beginning to change, and the organization is welcoming new and second year AmeriCorps farm-to-school coordinators. Read More…


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Berry Fun at Smitty’s Farm

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Friday, August 12th, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

Started in 2006, Sharon and Greg “Smitty” Smith, have grown Smitty’s Farm, formerly known as North Derby Organic Berry Farm, from 2,000 berry plants to over 35,000 today Read More…


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Lunchbox Drives Up Free Summer Meal Participation

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Monday, August 1st, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

Good news; Vermont ranks third in the country for serving free summer meals to children. Bad news; Vermont is still only reaching 33.3 percent of the children who qualify for free or reduced lunch during the school year. Read More…


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The Lunchbox Serves up Free Summer Meals in the NEK

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Sunday, June 12th, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

The Lunchbox food truck, through Green Mountain Farm-to-School, will be on the road again this season serving free meals to kids 18-years-old and younger and offering food education beginning June 15. Read More…


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Lyndon State College Recognizes Sims for GMFTS Work

By Green Mountain Farm-to-School on Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

Lyndon, Vermont – Katherine Sims was awarded the Presidential Medal of Distinction by Lyndon State College President Joe Bertolino during the college’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 15. Sims was honored for her work as founder and executive director of Green Mountain Farm-to-School. Read More…