Farm to School Meeting

The University of Maine Cooperative Extension will host a Farm to School meeting Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at the Penobscot County Extension Office, Bangor, ME at 7pm. At this free event growers, school food service directors, and the general public will learn about school lunch requirements, acquire strategies for building successful local procurement relationships, and network for the 2013 season. A guest farmer, food service director, and Maine State Child Nutrition Services employee will be on hand to share their experiences with Farm to School and answer questions. For more information and to RSVP please email FoodCorps Service Member Zoe Hastings (

UMaine Extension programs are open and accessible to all in accordance with program goals. Any person with a disability who needs accommodations for this program should contact Zoe Hastings at 1-800-287-1485 to discuss their needs at least seven days in advance.