Farm to School in the Community
To celebrate Local Veggie Day in Manitoba, we’ve teamed up with the Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre to present an awesome contest for early and middle year teachers! A total of 5 winners will be drawn. One lucky teacher will win the grand prize which includes a FREE field trip to FFDC for a … Read more
Farm to School Manitoba had a fabulous time co-hosting our annual Veggie Adventures event on Saturday, August 22, 2020 with the Farm and Food Discovery Centre! Families joined us for a Fact Finding Farm Tour, played some veggie-themed games and trivia for prizes, and everyone made their own Carrot Cake Pudding Parfait!!
Farm to School Manitoba visited Nelson McIntyre School to present during their Career Exploration Week
Farm to School’s Program Coordinator was pleased to attend Nelson McIntyre’s veggie day delivery in October.
For the first time, Farm to School Manitoba participated in Winnipeg’s most popular vegan festival, Veg Fest!
Peak of the Market held its 21st annual Family Fun Day and Farm to School Manitoba was there to participate in all of the festivities.
Farm to School Manitoba in collaboration with Canola Growers hosted a day filled with fun activities. From learning interesting facts about Manitoban grown produce to participating in an interactive food demo, there was never a dull moment!
Farm to School Manitoba attended the Manitoba Child Care Association Marketplace event at their annual conference.
Manitoba Association of Parent Councils (MAPC) held its annual conference supporting parental involvement in education throughout Manitoba. Farm to School Manitoba attended the tradeshow exhibit where multiple parent council leaders were able to learn more about numerous programs and fundraisers available to schools across Manitoba. Farm to School Manitoba had a display booth and was handing out program information sheets that weekend.
First Nations Health and Social Secretariat of Manitoba Chronic Disease Workshop, February 27 – 28, 2019
Farm to School Manitoba attended a Chronic Disease Workshop for Community Health Representatives in February. In attendance were individuals from the 63 First Nation Communities and Tribal Councils of Manitoba. At the workshop, Farm to School had a display booth, provided program flyers and auctioned a door prize that included a large vegetable bundle, diabetes recipe books, measuring spoons and kitchen utensils on both days of the workshop.