Farm to Early Care and Education (ECE)
Please help Missouri Farm to School-Early Care (F2SEC) GROW!
Join one of our 6 regional conversations.
- June 13 Springfield
- June 14 STL
- June 15 Kennett
- July 18 St. Joseph
- July 19 Kirksville
- July 20 Columbia
Growing with MO Harvest of the Season is a Missouri Farm to ECE program offering resources and training for all types of early care and education settings. The goal is to educate children and the adults in their lives about local foods, especially fresh fruits and vegetables. The program highlights the seasonal availability of Missouri fruits and vegetables.
The Growing with MO (GWM) Toolkit highlights the following Farm to ECE strategies:
- Integrating Farm to ECE in the Classroom
- Field trips
- Gardening with young children