Teachers become a part of the movement to help create the link between local production and local consumption.

Go to:
 http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/knowyourfarmer?navid=KNOWYOURFARMER

http://www.georgiaorganics.org/living/farm_to_school.php


This is a USDA-wide effort to create new economic opportunities by better connecting consumers with local producers. It is also the start of a national conversation about the importance of understanding where your food comes from and how it gets to your plate.

Need Ideas ?  Don't miss Panel of Agriculture Education Teachers at the GVATA MidWinter Conference presenting their Farm2School programs in a breakout session.


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Dr. Teri Hamlin
North Region Agriculture Education
Georgia Department of Education
204C Four Towers University of Georgia
Athens, Ga 30602
706-542-3679 / 706-540-0032
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