Deb Eschmeyer gives a brief introduction to Farm to School, which connects schools and local farms with the objectives of serving healthy meals in school cafeterias, improving student nutrition, providing agriculture, health and nutrition education opportunities, and supporting local and regional farmers.
Change Your Child's School Food: Farm to School
Of course, the fact remains that some kids just don't like vegetables. One parent asked Parent Earth, "How can I hide vegetables in my child's food?" Ann Cooper, the Renegade Lunch Lady and a Food and Society Fellow, answers:
How do I hide vegetables in my child's food?