Farm to Institution in Massachussetts










National Farm to School Northeast Regional Steering Committee
Seeds of Solidarity Education Center
Farm to Preschool and Families
Real Food Challenge


Claneil Foundation, Mass. Dept. of Agricultural Resources, Next Door Fund, Project Bread, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation, Massachusetts Society for Promoting Agriculture, Partners for a Healthier Community, USDA Specialty Crops


  • More than half of the students at public schools in Massachusetts get to eat locally grown foods 
  • More than 80 private schools and colleges preferencially purchase locally grown food 
  • Over 110 farms across the state sell their products, including fruit, vegetables, meat, eggs, dairy, wheat, honey, and maple syrup directly to one or more institution


Farm to School 

Simca Horwitz, Massachusetts Farm to School  
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Farm to College 

Tania Taranovski, Farm to Institution New England and New England Farm & Sea to Campus Network
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Farm to Health Care

Lauren Kaskey, Regional Coordinator, Health Care Without Harm  
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