Farm to School activists from all over Maine will be coming together at the Maine Farm to School Network Conference on Saturday, May 12th, in Thorndike, ME. Workshop tracks include School Gardens, Food & Farm Curricula, Food Service – Local Purchases, Community Supports, and Policy:
Maine Farm to School Network Conference
Mt. View High School, Thorndike, ME
Saturday, May 12, 2012
8:30am to 4pm
This is the first statewide conference organized by the Maine Farm to School Network, since it was organized last year. It will be held at Mt View High School in Thorndike, in the heart of Maine’s local foods country. Mt. View serves 40% local and along with about 20 workshops and panels, we’ll enjoy a wonderful local foods lunch.
The conference will offer a variety of panels and workshops, as well as a local foods lunch and opportunities to network with others who are working on school gardens, farm and food education, and school nutrition and local procurement.
For more information: www.farmtoschool.org/ME/