Scholarship Opportunity Now Open for National Farm to Cafeteria Conference

The National Farm to School Network is now accepting applications for scholarships to the 8th National Farm to Cafeteria Conference, which will take place in Madison, Wisconsin, June 2-4, 2016. This event is the top national training and networking event for farm to cafeteria professionals working to improve community health, build economic opportunities for farmers and producers, and ensure long-term sustainability for local food efforts nationwide. To ensure the conference reflects the full diversity of the movement, scholarships are prioritized for farmers, farmer support organizations, youth (through age 22), persons of color, food service professionals, farm to college/hospital practitioners, and early care and education providers.

Don’t delay! Help us ensure that our flourishing Louisiana farm to school movement is well represented at this top national farm to school event. Learn more and submit your application at farmtocafeteriaconference.org now until the deadline of Feb. 29 at 4pm CST.