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April 22-26, 2024

Orlando, Florida

CACFP · Afterschool Meals · Summer Food

Farm to ECE Track | CEU Specialty 1 | Beginner

Grown for Kids: Farm to Preschool Collaboration

Interactive activities help expand children's worldview of the food they eat and drink. Discover an innovative collaboration between an early care and education center (ECE) in Connecticut and a working farm. This unique partnership provides children and their families with an insider’s view of the complex journey from farm to table. 

  1. Learn about a statewide grant program that helps establish Farm-to-School programs. 
  2. Explore hands on nutrition education through visits to gardens and farms. 
  3. Identify strategies to facilitate family engagement and strengthen community relationships. 

Presented by

Patrice Farquharson Web

Patrice E. Farquharson, EdD

Executive Director and Associate Professor, West Haven Child Development Center

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$699 Members | $799  Non-Members

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