Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Coupon Program increases access to healthy foods

By on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 in Uncategorized. No Comments

For the fourth consecutive year, Green Mountain Farm-to-School is offering $60,000 in coupons for the purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables to the residents of Essex and Orleans counties enrolled in 3SquaresVT, also known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Coupon program annually reaches over 3000 households in an Read the full article…

Celebrate National Farm to School Month in October

By on Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 in Uncategorized. No Comments

October is National Farm to School Month, a time to celebrate connections happening all over the country between schools, food, and local farmers! Farm to school enriches the connections communities have with fresh, healthy food and local food producers by changing food purchasing and education practices at schools and early care and education settings. With Read the full article…