Wisconsin Homegrown Lunch: Piloting a Midwestern Model for Farm-to-School Initiatives

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2002: $98,970.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $48,895.00
Region: North Central
State: Wisconsin
Project Coordinator:
Jack Kloppenburg
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Annual Reports


  • Fruits: apples
  • Vegetables: cabbages, carrots, greens (leafy), tomatoes


  • Education and Training: demonstration, display, networking
  • Farm Business Management: new enterprise development, cooperatives, community-supported agriculture, market study, value added
  • Sustainable Communities: infrastructure analysis, new business opportunities, community development
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