Whereas DCCS had success for a few years in infusing native meals in meals, promotions, and style exams all through the district, they acknowledged that not all colleges within the district had complete meals teaching programs.
They developed a Farm to Faculty Expo to deal with the inequity of that disparity and strengthen the farm to high school program district-wide.
College students had been invited to take part within the First Farm to Faculty Expo the place they may meet numerous farmers from their neighborhood, find out about what they produce, discover animals, bees, butterflies, and composting, meet neighborhood companions who help agriculture schooling, and revel in style exams of conventional Ghanian meals resembling Bissap, Jollof, and Kelewele. College students additionally acquired a “take-home bag” loaded with academic supplies, seeds, steerage for rising meals at residence, data on native farmers’ markets and native farmers’, and meals sources. The sources empowered college students to extend their information of meals sourcing and entry factors for recent meals.