Educational Material

Educational/Instructional Food & Ag Resources for Time at Home

Free seasonal livestock and pasture management webinar series – April 16 – May 21

Inspiring videos from the NC 10% Campaign:

  • Collards in the Cafeteria – Collards In the Cafeteria follows the journey of this nutrient-rich leafy green from the fields to Gaston County’s Central Kitchen, where they are cooked and processed in a Wonka-like fashion for the Gaston County Schools. The Director of School Nutrition shares the secret of the final step; getting students to try and, perhaps, even love this classic Southern side dish.
  • Freshly Retired – The story of how a Director of Culinary Services and chef met the increasing demand for fresh food by residents at a continuing care retirement community in Charlotte, N.C.
  • Ugly & Wild: Learning to Love N.C. Fish – Over the last decade, nearly 40% of N.C. fish houses have closed due to increasing demand for imported seafood; which is familiar and cheap, but from obscure sources using unknown practices. UGLY & WILD explores how Locals Seafood has created new connections with coastal fishing families to bring one of the state’s last wild foods to a dinner plate near you.
  • What Can Be – How an economic development project is nurturing a resilient local food economy in Warrenton, North Carolina. Learn about the economic impacts of building regional food systems and what can be in small rural communities.

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