Smitty’s Farm Dinner Brings Community Together

By on Friday, October 14th, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

Green Mountain Farm-to-School teamed up with Smitty’s Farm in Newport, Vt. to hold a free, On-Farm Community Dinner that was open to the public. The evening featured a dinner that used Vermont seasonal produce and showcased Smitty’s Farm’s berries. Read More…

Green Mountain Farm-to-School Open House Slide Show

By on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

On October 1, Green Mountain Farm-to-School opened the doors of the beautifully renovated building they are now renting in the historic downtown Newport. Read More…

Lunchbox Drives Up Free Summer Meal Participation

By 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…

The Lunchbox Serves up Free Summer Meals in the NEK

By 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…

GMFTS Founder Nationally Recognized for ‘Shaping Rural America’

By on Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 in Press Release. No Comments

Newport, Vermont – Katherine Sims, founder and executive director of Green Mountain Farm-to-School (GMFTS), is being recognized nationally through Farm Credit 100 Fresh Perspectives, a search to identify and honor 100 leaders who are changing rural communities and agriculture for the better.