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The Georgia Farm to School Alliance is a network that joins statewide agencies working in food, farming, and nutrition to coalesce resources and support for farm to school, and to create a dialogue for building statewide programming. The Alliance also hosts the annual Georgia Farm to School Summit.

Vision: Our vision is to enhance the health of Georgia’s children and communities by increasing the consumption and awareness of fresh, nutritious, locally grown foods.

Mission: Our mission is to connect schools and local farmers for the purpose of:Alliance logo, transparent

  • Serving healthy meals in schools that include locally grown, raised, and produced* foods;
  • Increasing children’s understanding of agriculture, health, and nutrition through experiential education;
  • Utilizing school gardens to teach core subjects linked to state and national standards;
  • Supporting Georgia farmers by expanding local markets;
  • Educating children and creating healthy eating environments; and
  • Helping children develop healthy lifelong eating habits.

*Produced refers to products made locally from primarily locally grown or raised ingredients

SAVE THE DATE: The 6th Georgia Farm to School Summit will be held Oct.5-6 in Augusta, Ga.

Want to get connected with the Georgia Farm to School Alliance? Check out our events here:

Alliance Members Include: