Kids and community with sustainable agriculture
Farmshed and Youth
Local Food Fundraiser raises awareness of local food, supports local producers, and educates families on local food systems and supporting the local economy. This fundraiser was launched in 2010 by a group of Farmshed volunteers, it is now in its 6th year with 10 participating schools. Learn more about our participating vendors by visiting their websites using the links on our 2015 online brochure. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2015 BROCHURE.
2015 Participating Schools
Pacelli Catholic Schools (St. Peter’s)
Port Edwards School District
Tomorrow River Community Charter School
Farm to School connects schools (K-12) with sustainable agriculture, food system and nutrition education, and helps create and maintain school gardens.
On the Farm brings a group of teens from the Boys and Girls Club of Portage County out to partner Atlas farms once weekly during the summer to experience life on small, diversified farms while helping out on a farm project like planting fruit trees, weeding vegetable beds, or feeding poultry and livestock.