Area Farm to School programs funded

June, 2017


SARANAC LAKE — Regional support for local farm to school initiatives has been expanded to a half-dozen area school districts this spring — just in time for planting season. 

School districts receiving a collective $3,000 in grant funding as part of the Adirondack Farm to School Initiative include Long Lake, Indian Lake, Newcomb, Ticonderoga, Schroon Lake, and Peru Central schools.

The common goal is to improve fresh, local food options in school cafeterias and add school yard gardens in rural areas. 

Read the full article at the Sun Community News