Check Out This New Website!

Originally posted on Mississippi Food Policy Council:
This website allows you to select your state, your relevant issues (agriculture, appropriations, etc.), and then find out names and contact information for your state representatives based on key issues. There are Senate and House links so you can see parallel committees. Also, the representatives voting records, scorecards,…

40,328 schools and counting!

Originally posted on Mississippi Food Policy Council:
The first USDA Farm to School Census showed us that by the 2011-12 school year the farm to school movement had taken hold in communities across the country, reaching more than 40,000 schools and 23.5 million students. Since then, evenĀ more schools have started buying local products and teachingĀ children…