Potsdam Central's new Farm to School program
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 12:02 pm

From left, Dave Gravlin, St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES Shared Food Service Director; Artie Frego, SLL BOCES Director of Food Service Management; Will Trithart, owner, Big Spoon Kitchen; and Maria “Flip” Filippi, Cornell Cooperative Extension’s local food program leader deliver farm food to Potsdam Central School last week as part of the new Farm to School Program. SLL BOCES was the recipient of $79,615 in grant funding for a Farm-to-School program, which operates in partnership with the Cornell Cooperative Extension of St. Lawrence County and Big Spoon Kitchen.It enables schools to purchase locally grown foods from 25 producers and growers in the region.