LSU AgCenter Receives USDA Farm to School Conference Grant

The LSU AgCenter has announced plans to host Louisiana's first Farm to School Conference in 2015 with funds awarded through a USDA Farm to School Conference and Events Grant. Focusing on the components of Farm to School: education, gardening and procurement; the conference will provide resources, topical discussion and technical assistance in areas such as local food procurement, food and garden safety, culinary education and incorporating curricula into existing core classes.