GMFTS Coaches State Grant Recipients in Farm to School

By on Thursday, August 29th, 2019 in Uncategorized. No Comments

In February 2019, Farm to School Program Manager, Maire Folan, began serving as a coach for the 2019 grantees of the Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food & Markets (VAAFM) Farm to School Program. The coaching support Folan is providing over the two-year grant period is essential to sustaining the grantee’s Farm to School efforts far Read the full article…

Lunchbox sees 76% increase in free meals served

By on Thursday, August 29th, 2019 in Green Mountain Farm-to-School, Press Release. No Comments

August 28, 2019 – NEWPORT, VT Between June 19th and August 15th, the Lunchbox food truck, a free summer meal site, served 3,219 free meals to kids and teens and sold 583 adult meals to community members in Barton, Derby, and Newport, Vermont. The number of meals served represents a 76% increase in free meals Read the full article…

4th Biennial Northeast Kingdom Farm to School Conference

By on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 in Farm-to-School, Green Mountain Farm-to-School. No Comments

Thanks for your interest in our Farm to School Conference! We are postponing this year’s conference to a later date. Please stay tuned for more details!