Case Study: South Euclid-Lyndhurst Farm to School Program

The South Euclid-Lyndhurst School District and the Cuyahoga County Board of Health released this report, From Farm to School: Changing Eating Habits One Plate at a Time in December 2011.  The report summarizes the Farm to School initiative at the South Euclid-Lyndhurst School District that began in September 2010 and led to a new partnership with Red Basket Farm in Kinsman, Ohio.  The school district began purchasing a variety of fruits and vegetables locally from Red Basket Farm and has introduced other related wellness activies in the district. This report shares the outcomes, successes, and challenges of this new farm to school program.

Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition
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Local Purchasing