local sourcing

 

Start small - find one local item, and talk about it and eat it! 

The National Farm to School Network has a great tip sheet for getting started for family childcare providers, and one for childcare centers. 

Check out our list of storage tips for a variety of Minnesota-grown produce.

Want recipes? Check out a list of kid-friendly ones here

for more resources on finding local food, see: 

Minnesota Grown, Directory of Farms

AND

Minnesota Grown, CSA Finder


 

MN Farmers Market Association’s
Farmers' Market Locator
 

 

 

Food Safety and Selection at the Farmers Market 
by the University of Nebraska

 

 

 

Local Harvest 
CSA's, farms, farmers' markets