The Southeast is having a farm to school gathering and you are invited!
On September 23-24, 2016 in Greenville, SC, join teachers, early childhood educators, parents, community health professionals, and child nutrition staff from across the Southeast to strengthen existing programs and jump start new farm to school efforts.
The preschool track of the conference is pre-approved as a continuing education activity for early childhood educators in SC, NC, and GA. In addition, the entire conference has been approved for all states as a continuing education activity by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. All attendees will receive certificates of completion. State networking sessions will be provided for states within USDA’s SE region: NC, SC, FL, KY, TN, GA, AL, and MS.
Friday, September 23 – Pre-conference day with field trips to sites in Upstate SC and a local foods reception.
Saturday, September 24 – Full day conference and state networking sessions.
The field trips and reception will be an additional charge with limited capacity.
Full information including the workshop schedule and field trip details is available on the Growing Minds website.
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