Media Coverage of Farm to SchoolSee what the media is saying about Farm to School
Daily Oklahoman mentioned Farm to School as a state program that can help in preventative health. “Preventative Health Measures Needed” – October 1, 2011
Article in the Daily Oklahoman mentions Farm to School as one of the state’s programs to help aid in combating childhood obesity.
Interview with Farm to School Coordinator Chris Kirby The Oklahoman recently published a question-and-answer session with Chris Kirby, the Farm to School Coordinator at the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry.
Nutrition official promotes healthy choices to students
10/16/2008 – Article by Jesse Olivarez
Just Peachy – Local Woman puts a lot of work into 168 acres farm
6/8/08 – Norman Transcript
Food program brings together schools, farmers USAToday – 3/24/2008
Farm to School A Hit with Students Article by Kendra Blevins – GTR News Online
Edmond Schools Use Salad Bars, Farm to School Program to urge Nutrition Patty Miller – The Edmond Sun
Schools revise programs as prices rise – Pryor Daily News Putting food on the table
Oklahoma Farm to School News
Wednesday, June 28, join Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom and Farm to School on a one day adventure in the OKC/Mustang area. Learn about specialty crops grown in our state, tour Farmer’s Markets, berry farms, greenhouses, and more!
Wednesday, June 7, 2017, join Oklahoma Ag in the Classroom and Farm to School on a one day adventure in the Tulsa area. Learn about specialty crops grown in our state, tour Farmer’s Markets, berry farms, aeroponic greenhouses, and more!
Introduction to Farm to School (2006)
Vici Grimes, Child Nutrition Director for Stillwater Public Schools with Connie Whitmore of Whitmore Farms, were one of the pioneers of the Oklahoma Farm to School Program. This video was produced in 2006 as an introduction to schools to the new Farm to School Program. Video was produced by the Oklahoma State Department of Education.