Farm To School

In an effort to strengthen the support for farmers and to provide a useful tool for schools, agricultural partners in Alabama have created direct selling opportunities for farmers and a useful tool for schools to search for local farmers.

Alabama State Department of Education and Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries Team Up To Provide Farm Fresh Food to Children This Summer

The Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE), the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries (AGI), the Bay Area Food Bank and the Coastal Alabama Farmers & Fisherman’s Market are joining together to create the first-ever Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) feeding site for children to be held at a local farmers market in Alabama.