The last full week of September is when New Jersey celebrates our agricultural past, present, and future. Schools across the state participate in Jersey Fresh Farm to School Week, connecting the classroom to the cafeteria with, a curriculum that supports agricultural literacy, school gardens, and healthy school meals.
Jersey Fresh Farm to School Week will take place from September 25-29th, 2023. Celebrate "Jersey Fresh Farm to School Spirit Week" with 5 days of special Farm to School activities!
For more ideas, see our Jersey Tastes! Activity Sheets to find nutritional facts, activities, recipes & more.
Advocating for Farm to School: How to Host Site Visits
October is National Farm to School Month! Join us and thousands of schools, early care and education sites, farms, communities and organizations across the country as we celebrate food education, school gardens and lunch trays filled with healthy, local ingredients. Here are several easy ways to get involved, National Farm to School Month Celebration Toolkit.