Take Action: Bake Sale Bill in Progress

If you are interested in seeing healthier food in schools, you may want to tell your legislators what you think about State Senate Bill (SB) 139, which has already passed the State Senate, and is being considered by the State House of Representatives Education Committee. To review the full text of the bill, as wellContinue reading “Take Action: Bake Sale Bill in Progress”

Sunseed Farm’s Approach to Sustainable Food

This week in Dexter elementary schools, we are sampling roasted potatoes from two local farms, including Sunseed Farm in Ann Arbor, MI, where Tomm Becker grows a wide variety of vegetables with a sustainable approach and lots of community involvement. Check out this video of Tomm on the farm to find out more: Go to SunseedContinue reading “Sunseed Farm’s Approach to Sustainable Food”

Dexter Farm to School Goes to the Capital!

In October, the Dexter Farm to School program was represented alongside Dexter Food and Nutrition’s team at Lunch on the Lawn in Lansing, and event attended by many state representatives and their staff to learn more about issues facing school nutrition across the state.  We were honored to be featured and found the event informativeContinue reading “Dexter Farm to School Goes to the Capital!”