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NEWS & EVENTS

UPDATED 9-4-2014

Sept. 13, 2014
Perkins-Tryon Public Schools is working with the Iowa Tribe to bring local bison into the schools!  To kick off this new partnership, there will be a bison cook-off at the elementary school where the school cooks will compete for the best culinary inspired bison recipe. 

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Share Your Summer Story! We know that so many of you are bringing the farm to your summer meals programs… tell us about it!

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OSU is offering a great opportunity for local food producers and farmers.

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Census Results
Final results from the USDA Farm to School Census are now available online.
Oklahoma Census results are also available here

 

 

Food Safety Manual

 

 

Farm to School Month
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Welcome to the Oklahoma
Farm to School Website

Good Food for Good Health

Farm to School aims at getting Oklahoma-grown food on the cafeteria trays of school children. It encourages farmers to sell produce to schools and encourages schools to buy part of their fresh fruit and vegetable needs from Oklahoma farmers along with local healthy farm products.

Farm to school month

Check out these great ideas
to promote Farm to School Month at your school

October Farm to School Month!
This fact sheet contains ideas for teachers, food service professionals, farmers and families.


Farm to School Activities

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Legislation

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HB 2655 - The Oklahoma Farm to School Program Act was created by the legislature and signed into law by Governor Brad Henry on June 7, 2006, encouraging Oklahoma schools to purchase products from Oklahoma producers and supports the additional activities of the program.

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