Harvest of the Month is a local food promotion campaign offered by our Nutrition Education team that promotes a different Rhode Island grown food each month in school cafeterias and meal … Read More →
Farm Fresh Rhode Island is strongly committed to providing information on local farms, agriculture, and nutrition to a broad range of community members across the state — in schools, libraries, daycares, senior centers and senior housing. Our programs are hands-on, interactive, and work to provide participants with the information needed to make smart choices about food. Programs also seek to share cultural traditions around food and celebrate the diverse culinary heritage of Rhode Island.
Low-income families who participated in Healthy Foods, Healthy Families in 2016
Rhode Island school districts surveyed who participate in farm to school activities
Rhode Island school districts surveyed that plan to increase local food purchases
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Get a glimpse at some of our Nutrition Education programs that help cafeterias serve more fresh, local foods while offering hands-on learning opportunities for students and seniors.