Framingham Flyers Harvest of the Month (HOTM)

  • What is HOTM?

    Massachusetts Farm to School is committed to increasing local food purchasing and education in schools to strengthen local farms and fisheries. Each month there is a different feature food that is local to Massachusetts is featured, served in cafeterias, and educational materials are developed for students to learn more about the food!

    Why is this important? 

    • HOTM supports the local economy, increases food access, and bring healthful food to your child
    • Supports healthy eating habits at a young age
    • Improves quality of school meals and increase student engagement in lunches
    • Fresh food tastes better meaning students are more likely to eat it!
    • Buying local emits less green house gases
    • Reduces food waste
Photos of the HOTM