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Hello and thanks for downloading Yolo County's first Farm to School Guidebook featuring California Specialty Crops. This Guidebook tells the story of the Farm to School Yolo program and also offers a great selection of logistical advice for creating your own Farm to School program. It also contains 40 inspirational recipes working with a wide variety of California's Specialty Crops- seasonal fruits and vegetables. The recipes incorporate many different cooking styles and international flavors and are perfect for 4-10 servings. If you want to scale up these recipes to serving sizes of 50-100, we have those available- please  click here

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If you're ready to go a step further and actually purchase product from local farms, we encourage you to visit our Find Farms page to contact a local farmer.

Or, if you're curious about how Food Service Directors in Yolo County incorporate local fruits and vegetables into their menus, we invite you to visit the blog: Who's Cooking School Lunch?