Post Profile






The Real Deal Farm to School at a Nebraska farm

Editor's Note: Farm to School in Nebraska is sponsored by the Center for Rural Affairs, and Sarah Smith is our Farm to School Lead. To find out more about the program or to find a participating farmer in your area, please click here. Three years ago, family farmers Robert and Kristine Bernt of Clear Creek Organic Farm weren’t sure what to make of farm to school. They were part of a gathering of food producers, rural organizations and food advocates who joined the Center of Rural Affairs at a fire hall in Ord, Neb.
read more

share

Related Posts


Farm to School at Your Fingertips: Join our Fall Webinars

Industries / Agriculture : Blog for Rural America

The Center for Rural Affairs is celebrating Farm to School Month (and season!) with 3 webinars filled with useful information for school staff and farmers and ranchers! You’ll find detailed information below. (And if you just can’t ...

Bancroft-Rosalie: Farm to School Capitalizes on School’s Rural Setting

Industries / Agriculture : Blog for Rural America

By Sandra Renner on April 30, 2015 - 3:17pm March Madness was in full swing at Bancroft-Rosalie Community School this year. The school, located in Bancroft, Nebraska, participates in the Center’s pilot Farm to School program. Natura...

Farm Tours Take Latino Entrepreneurs to Diversified Farms in Central Nebraska

Industries / Agriculture : Blog for Rural America

By Erin Frank on August 5, 2013 - 12:00am For the second time this summer, the Center for Rural Affairs is hosting a day of farm tours as part of their Beginning Latino Farmer Program.  These tours will expose participants to a wide...

October Is National Farm to School Month

Industries / Agriculture : Blog for Rural America

By Sarah Smith on September 5, 2014 - 5:29am On September 11, 2014, Nebraska Governor Heineman will sign a proclamation initiated by the Center for Rural Affairs declaring October 2014 as the state's Farm to School Month. Political ...

Rural Career Opportunities Highlighted for FFA Conference

Industries / Agriculture : Blog for Rural America

Thanks to Pamela Mueri, our Farm to School Assistant, for writing this post. The Center for Rural Affairs Farm to School Program recently participated in the Pathways to Careers Conference held by Nebraska FFA. Both FFA advisors and...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC