Farm to Early Care and Education in Head Start – A Natural Alignment

October is National Farm to School Month! Join the National Farm to School Network and thousands of schools, early care and education sites, farms, communities and organizations across the country as we celebrate food education, school gardens and lunch tray’s filled with healthy, local ingredients. Everyone can celebrate! 
Here are four free upcoming webinars that you're invited to join to learn more about the farm to school movement and its positive impacts. Find more Farm to School Month opportunities (and sign our Take Action Pledge!) at



Explore the National Farm to School Network’s exciting new resource, Growing Head Start Success with Farm to Early Care and Education, and hear from Head Start practitioners about best practices and successes in implementing farm to ECE in the Head Start setting. Register here



Other Webinars:

Economic Impacts of Farm to School
Wednesday, Oct. 11 // 12-1pm ET
Learn about the economic impacts of farm to school initiatives through a case study approach. Panelists will share findings from the new Economic Impacts of Farm to School: Case Studies and Assessment Tools report (a collaborative project of the National Farm to School Network and Colorado State University), highlight the use of key resources for conducting economic impact studies of food system initiatives, and discuss continuing work to better understand the impacts of farm to school activities. Register here
SNEB Webinar: National Farm to School Month: Early Care Education Edition
Tuesday, October 17 // 12-1:15pm ET
Join speakers from the National Farm to School Network and Arizona State University to learn about opportunities to celebrate National Farm to School Month and discover the vast array of benefits of farm to early care and education for children, families and communities. This webinar, hosted by the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB), is free and open to the public. Register here


Event Properties

Event Date 10/10/2017 3:00 pm ET
Event End Date 10/10/2017 4:00 pm ET
Individual Price Free
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