Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning

Georgia Farm To Preschool

Georgia Farm To Preschool

Farm to Preschool is an expansion of the national Farm to School program and incorporates a variety of nutrition related programs and activities. The goal of Farm to Preschool is to influence the eating habits of young children while their food preferences are still developing. This program teaches children about healthy food choices by facilitating hands-on education and experiential learning through activities such as taste tests, cooking, and gardening. Farm to Preschool benefits children, caregivers, families, and the community.

Farm to Preschool Activities:

  • Local Food Procurement
  • Farm/Farmer's Market Field Trips
  • Edible Preschool Gardens
  • Cooking with Children
  • Taste Tests
  • Nutrition Education

Farm to Preschool Resources:

Bright from the Start and Georgia Organics teamed up to develop Farm to Preschool informational videos. Check out the links below to watch: