Nutrition

INVEST is working with community partners in Ozaukee County to increase fruit and vegetable consumption of our residents.  
 
Goals and Objectives 2015-2018

Our goal is to strengthen farm to school programming that bring local fruits and vegetables to schools increase local fruit and vegetable consumption.
  • By July 2015, the farm to school committee members will discuss F2S outreach strategies.
  • By Fall 2016, the farm to school committee will reach out to all Ozaukee County schools and create Farm to School task forces at interested schools.
  • By Fall 2016, the farm to school committee will reach out and maintain communication with all participating local grocery stores to highlight farm to school veggie of the month.
Vegetable of the Month
Several schools and institutions are on board and highlighting Ozaukee County's Veggie of the Month! 

October - Eggplant
November - Cauliflower
December - Parsnips
Parsnips Newsletter December 2015