Farm Fresh Reads!
It's Farmer's Market Week and we have a barrel of Farm Fresh Reads for you here in Youth Services!
These books explore where food comes from, the people who grow it, and taking trips to the Farmers Market. Connecting kids to where their food comes from is a great way to introduce them to making healthy food choices.
|Just look at these beautiful, delicious peaches!|
If you have never visited the Farmers Market now is the time to go! The USDA has a website where you can locate markets near you.
|You can eye-spy a rainbow of food!|
There are many benefits to shopping at the Farmers Market, from the full flavored experience of eating freshly harvested fruits and vegetables to introducing your kids to the people who grow the food we eat. To learn more about the benefits of Farmers Markets, check out these top ten reasons from Nutrition.gov
Enjoy your week of Farm-Fresh eating and reading!