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Farm to School Activities

Farm to School activities are an important part of a successful program. Please look at the many ideas and if you have any suggestions, feel free to contact us.

School Gardening

A Planning Guide for Edible School Gardens (Word file that can be filled out)

 

Farm Field Trips

Farm field trips provide students with the hands-on learning opportunities about how agriculture provides them with the food they eat. Students get that first hand experience of how food grows and where it comes from. Oklahoma has many premier destinations across the state that schools can visit. Check out the Oklahoma Agritourism website for lots of great ideas for your next field trip!

 

Indoor Learning Labs

Indoor learning labs can be an excellent source of hands-on learning in the classroom. 

Veggie U
www.veggieu.org

 

Nutritional and Educational Curriculum

 

Cooking and Tasting Activities

 

Farmers Speaker's Bureau