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Farm to School program helps local farmers and students


FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WVNS) – One local school district works together to support local farmers, while also supplying their students with healthy meals.
Members of the state departments of Agriculture and Education were at New River Primary in Oak Hill on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, as part of the Fayette County School District’s Farm to School campaign.

Bekki Leigh, a Coordinator from the Department of Education’s Office of Child Nutrition, said they make sure kids get their fruits and vegetables, but they also support farmers who raise livestock.

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