Local School Wellness Policy Resources

National Farm to School Network
October 6, 2016

Local school wellness policies are written documents that guide school districts’ efforts to establish school environments that support healthy eating and physical activity. USDA recently announced the Local School Wellness Policy final rule, which empowers communities to take an active role in the health of their children. As noted in the rule, local school wellness policies offer a prime opportunity to showcase farm to school efforts. Check out these resources for ways to get involved:

Advocate Guide

School Guide

Farm to School Language

Preschool wellness and local policies

Additional resources can be found here.

Downloadable Resource Documents:

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