Farm to early care and education (Farm to ECE) parallels the goals of early child care communities, including preschools, child care centers, family child care homes, and Head Start/Early Head Start. Farm to ECE prioritizes experiential learning opportunities, parent and community engagement and life-long health and wellness for children, families and caregivers. Learn how Farm to ECE can increase school gardens, food and agriculture education and local food sourcing for our littlest eaters in the childcare setting.
Nebraska Thursdays brings schools together to serve a Nebraska-sourced meal in the cafeteria on the first Thursday of each month. Nebraska foods are celebrated and promoted by students, school staff and the local community. Any k-12 school participating in the National School Lunch Program is invited to participate. Learn more!