National Farmers Market Week

Kids' Activity Book (PDF | 79.13 KB)

USDA. NASS. Louisiana Field Office.

Kids’ Activity Book that focuses on agriculture, farmers, and farmers market.


9 Reasons to Shop at Farmers Markets (PDF | 510 KB)

University of Nebraska Lincoln Extension.

This resource outlines many benefits of shopping at farmers markets for individuals as well as the community.


10 Reasons to Shop at Farmers Markets

USDA. NAL. Nutrition.gov.

This resource outlines many benefits of shopping at farmers markets for individuals as well as the community.


Eat Smart—Farm Fresh! A Guide to Buying and Serving Locally-Grown Produce in School Meals (PDF | 1.29 MB)

USDA. Food and Nutrition Service.

Handbook for school food service personnel focusing on procurement, types and examples of farm-to-school distribution models, how to find locally-grown food and farmers, menu planning considerations, and strategies for success.


Farm to School Resources

Find information and resources on farm to school programs around the country.


Find a Farmer's Market in Your State

USDA. Agricultural Marketing Service.

Click on your state to find a list of farmer's markets.