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Local Farmers


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  • American Melon     American Melon
    Family Owned and Operated, American Melon Sales is currently managed and operated by Ted Brasch, Dakota Sutton, and Roger Sutton.
    Fredricksburg Peach     Fredricksburg Peach
    Gillespie County is one of the largest peach-producing counties in Texas with some 600 acres of trees.
    Integrity Family Farms     Integrity Family Farms
    Integrity Family Farms are a year round supplier of watermelon and onions, and a seasonal supplier of several different commodities.
    Jenske Farms     Jenschke Farms
    Jenschke Orchards is primarily a “Pick Your Own” orchard growing over 30 varieties of peaches in addition to strawberries, blackberries, pumpkins, and Christmas trees.

Awards


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Partners


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  • urban food alliance      Urban School Food Alliance
    Dallas ISD is one of the 18 school members of Urban School Food Alliance
    Texas Department of Agriculture     Texas Department of Agriculture
    Texas Department of Agriculture helps make it possible to provide fresh local fruits and vegetables to students.
    U. S. Department of Agriculture     U. S. Department of Agriculture
    U. S. Department of Agriculture provides Nutrition guidelines for school menus, along with staple products. 
    TASN     TASN
    TASN provides resources that enhance and promote non-profit child nutrition programs. 
    SNA     SNA
    SNA is committed to advancing the quality of school meal programs through education and advocacy. 
    SNA     DairyMAX
    We build understanding around dairy as a healthy, beneficial, everyday food choice; connecting the dairy farmer to American tables. 
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    Sides Pea Farm     Sides Pea Farm
    Sides Pea Farm began in 1957 when Winford and Virginia Sides bought 70 acres just south of Canton and began farming.
           
    Texas Green Star     Texas Green Star
    Texas Green Star are hydroponically grown under controlled environment agriculture (CEA) organic products in four categories: Lettuce, LEafy Greens, Herbs, and Asian Leafy Greens.
    Thomas Mushrooms     Thomas Mushrooms
    At Thomas Mushrooms & Specialty Produce, we take pride in the quality of our mushrooms and produce. Each day we ship in Mushrooms and Specialty Produce.
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    Best of the Bunch     Best of the Bunch local produce award
    The Dallas ISD Food & Child Nutrition Services department was awarded the “Best of the Bunch” Award by the Texas Department of Agriculture.
    Children at Risk     Children at Risk
    A non-profit organization rated Dallas ISD Food & Child Nutrition Services Department as a “Top 10” Large District nutrition program in 2022.
           
           
           
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    Baylor Scott & White     Baylor Scott & White
    Baylor Scott & White Health exists to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness.
    Medical City     Medical City
    “Kids Teaching Kids” program offers children the knowledge and resources to change their eating habits for the better.
    NAF     NAF
    NAF is a national network of community leaders who ensure students are college, career, and future-ready. 
    No Kid Hungry     No Kid Hungry
    Increasing meals available to children and their families. 

     

    ACDA

        ACDA
    ACDA provides resources for communities nationwide.