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Resource | Newsletters

e-Letter Archive

The Dirt, USDA’s Office of Community Food Systems monthly e-Letter is full of updates, webinar info, relevant news, and field notes. Check out the archives, below, to explore grantee success stories, resource highlights, and Census facts.

Resource | Grants | Nutrition Education

Project Revisions and No Cost Extensions - Farm to School Grants

A summary of the procedures related to requesting a no-cost extension for a Farm to School Grant.

Resource | Grants

FY 2021 Farm to School Grants Awardees List

The 2021 Farm to School grant awardees report is a detailed summary of the projects receiving Farm to School grants in the upcoming grants cycle.

Resource | Technical Assistance

Resources for Current Farm to School Grantees

The resources below will assist grantees on how to get started after receiving their award, access contact information, and successfully complete reports, evaluations, and financial documentation.

Resource | Grants

Farm to School Grantee Progress Reports (2021 Grantees)

Progress reports for each of the Farm to School Grants awarded in 2021.

Resource | Grants

USDA-OCFS Farm to School Grant Program: Baseline, Progress and Financial Reporting Webinar

Webinar intended for 2021 Farm to School Grantees covering baseline, progress and financial reporting.

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

Farm to School Resources

Welcome to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) Office of Community Food Systems (OCFS) Farm to School Resources Page. 

Resource | Fact Sheets

Community Food Systems Fact Sheets

Informational fact sheets are available under the following topics: General Overview, Special Topics, Funding, Buying Local Foods, En Espanol.

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance

Effective Strategies States Can Use to Support Community Food Systems

USDA FNS OCFS fact sheet on effective strategies for supporting community food systems.

Resource | Guidance Documents

2021 Farm to School Grantee Checklist

This checklist is intended to help new Farm to School Grantees complete the "New Grantee Enrollment Process." Grantees must complete all the necessary steps of the enrollment process prior in order to begin receiving grant funding.