North Carolina Farm to School


NC Farm to School Art Contest

The NC Farm to School art contest encourages public school students in grades Kindergarten through fifth to create artwork showcasing “North Carolina Agriculture.”

NC Farm to School Calendar

The NC Farm to School calendar features artwork created by winners of the NC Farm to School art contest. Each day there is a fact about NC agriculture.

NC Junior Chef Competition

The goal of the NC Jr. Chef Competition is to inspire students to be involved in the development of healthier eating habits, especially when it comes to school meals.

NCDA Best Practices Award

Since 2018, NCDA&CS has presented NCDA&CS Best Practice Awards in the North Carolina National School Lunch and Farm to School Programs.