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Farm to School Month spotlights efforts to get more local foods into Kentucky schools

State Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles encourages Kentucky school children to celebrate Farm to School Month in October and throughout the year. “Linking up the efforts of our local producers with Kentucky’s children is an obvious advantage to both,” Quarles said. “Students get fresh, nutritious local foods that will help them grow up to be strong, healthy adults, and producers get new...