Through a 2017 SARE Youth Educator Grant, Buy Fresh Buy Local Nebraska was able to engage over 200 youth with presentations, farm tours, and farmers market tours on the valueof sustainable agriculture. We continue to present to high school and college classrooms and organize farm tours for youth.
The impact of our work is shown below.
PDF of a powerpoint presentation made by a student after a farm tour.
Student reflections after visiting an aquaponic farm near Denton.
Visiting a local farm is a great way to engage students with food, ecology and community-based agriculture. Agriculture relates to many different subjects from culinary arts and science to marketing and philosophy. We can help you connect with a farm.Schedule a Farm Tour!
Culinary arts teacher visited a farmers' market to bring local ingredients to her high schools students - learn more about her experience.