Farm to School Crawl

FarmCrawlDriftless Farm-To-School Crawl

Travel to the farms of the Tri-State area!

Saturday, September 10th

12:30pm – 4:30pm

dcsd logo-01.png

Moments before a friendly biteThis year we are teaming up with Dubuque Community School District for a special Farm to School Crawl, showcasing the teachers helping the next generation understand the role of agriculture in supporting health, natural resources, and rural economies through school gardens, school lunch, and classroom activities. Stop by the Alternative Learning Center during the Farm Crawl Saturday, Sept 10 to learn more about resources to expand Farm to School in your classroom! 

This year we’re heading to Wisconsin to visit with farm-to-schoolproducers growing for Farm To School Month! Download the Farm Crawl Map HERE and Stay tuned for the field guide!

facebook-event4


This year’s sites include:

• Alternative Learning Center School Garden (Dubuque, IA)

Dubuque Rescue Mission Community Farm (Dubuque, IA)

• Tree of Life Farm at Sinsinawa Mound Farm Incubator (Sinsinawa, WI)

• Kristi’s Perfect Produce (Cuba City, WI)

Two Onion Farm (Belmont, WI)

• Honey Hill Organic Farm & Apiary (Potosi, WI)

FC_4_JuliMcGuire_Social_SQThis event is FREE and open to everyone!
Organized by a coalition of community organizations including the Iowa State University – Dubuque County Extension Office, Four Mounds Foundation, Sustainable Dubuque and a host of community food advocates, The Farm Crawl is a fun and participatory way for area families to explore and support the ideas, practices, and people cultivating our community’s food economy and culture.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE MAP OF THE CRAWL

For a google map, click here. 

DriftlessMap_WEB.jpg

Advertisements