USDA awards most ever Farm to School Grants
July 6, 2020 By Nicole Heslip Filed Under: Food, News, USDA
The Trump Administration has granted the largest number of Farm
to School Grants to date.
USDA is funding $12.1 million for 159 projects to help schools source fresh, local foods over the next school year. Grants range between $20,000 and $100,000 and support projects in 46 states.
For the first time, state agencies were able to use local
foods in child nutrition programs, not just school meal programs.
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