Louisiana Farm to School Conference
October 23, 20198:00 AM - 5:00 PM
October 22, 20194:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Pennington Biomedical Research Center
C.B. Pennington Jr. Conference Center, Auditorium
The Louisiana Farm to School Program will host the annual Louisiana Farm to School Conference on October 23, 2019 at the Pennington Biomedical Conference Center. A special Meet the Buyer, Greet the Grower event will kick off the conference on the evening of October 22 to provide farmers and school nutrition staff the opportunity to network and identify opportunities for increasing local food in school meals. The general conference on October 23 will address topics such as school gardening challenges, child nutrition, produce safety, barriers of farm to school, educational resources, and sourcing local food in schools. The conference will include panel discussions, breakout sessions, and opportunities for networking throughout the day.
Registration is Open!