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Bill:MO SB 672 - Farm-to-School Taskforce
Summary:This bill creates the Farm-to-School Taskforce, which includes at least one representative from each of the following agencies: The University of Missouri extension service; the Department of Agriculture; the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; and the Office of Administration. The task force mission is to provide recommendations for strategies that allow schools to more easily incorporate locally grown agricultural products into their food service and allow schools to work with food service p
Sponsor(s):Mike Parson (R)
As of 8/19/2014: Adopted July 8, 2014

Bill:MO HB 2088 - Farm-to-School Act
Summary:Would establish the Farm-to-School Act to connect Missouri schools and farmers in order to provide locally grown food to schools.
Sponsor(s):Jacob Hummel (D)
As of 3/18/2014: For status updates, visit the state legislature's website.