From the South Jersey Times: Salem Vo-Tech students show off ‘Jersey Fresh’ garden during Farm to School week

October 2nd, 2014

New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas Fisher’s celebration of Jersey Fresh “Farm to School Week” schedule included a visit to Salem County Vocational-Technical School and a tour of the school’s gardens and Farm 2 You produce truck.

Plucking fresh vegetables and fruit from its own backyard, Salem County Vocational-Technical School showed off the district’s expanding Jersey Fresh initiatives Wednesday in celebration of Farm to School Week.

Students had the opportunity to proudly display the different ways they are stepping up to bring fresh produce into their school during a special visit from New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher.

Read the whole story and see the South Jersey Times picture gallery here.

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