September 2014 Links of the Month

School links

Article on Mtn. Song program http://biodynamicsbda.wordpress.com/2014/07/21/from-parking-lot-to-urban-school-farm/

School Lunches

D-11 gets a new executive chef http://m.gazette.com/new-colorado-springs-d-11-executive-chef-tasked-with-creating-awesomeness-in-schools/article/1536240

http://www.denverpost.com/lakewood/ci_26323779/students-at-jefferson-county-public-schools-get-healthier Jeffco schools get healthy

Venetucci  articles

Venetucci farm to fork article – http://gazette.com/eat-well-kids-at-venetucci-farm-camp-get-chance-to-show-off-cooking-skills/article/1535411

Venetucci Junior Farmer link – http://gazette.com/venetucci-farms-raises-vegetables-animals-and-junior-farmhands/article/1535282

August 2014 Links of the Month

Local

http://gazette.com/fruits-of-colorado-college-students-labor-available-to-public/article/1534506 CC Garden produce available to purchase over summer

http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_26227988/produce-from-school-gardens-increasingly-ends-up-school Nice school garden article with a shout out to Jamie Humphrey!

Colorado

http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite/ag_Markets/CBON/1251624631873 Colorado Proud School Meal Day is Sept 10th, free materials are available.

National

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/07/23/334041056/summer-program-for-hungry-kids-gets-creative-with-food-delivery Report on a Summer Lunch program in Kentucky (much like D11 is doing this summer). Gives a great portrait of the value of this program!

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/07/18/332637813/white-house-fetes-54-kids-with-serious-cooking-chops Kids with cooking chops to the White House!