• sunflowers

    a garden in every school

  • citrus

    the season for citrus

  • farmvisit slide

    farm visits

  • recycling slide

    school recycling setup

  • salad bar

    fresh salad bar selections

What is Davis Farm to School?

What is Davis Farm to School?

We are:

-fresh, local and healthy school meals

-the district-wide DavisRISE recycling program

-gardens in every school

-networking and resources for program coordinators

-a volunteer based, nonprofit organization

-supported by your generous donations

Farms, Gardens, Fresh food

Farms, Gardens, Fresh food

Learning to grow and eat fresh, local produce

Cafeteria Taste Testers let students try it first

Farm Visits show 2nd graders where food comes from

School gardens give hands-on experiences from soil to harvest

Waste Reduction

Waste Reduction

School-wide recycling and composting

DavisRISE (Recycling Is Simply Elementary) is our unique, proven, recycling program that reduces waste at all school sites.

ALL Compost collection at elementary sites diverts all lunch food waste which means even greater waste reduction.

News and announcements

diginyoloHow about a Dos banh mi taco, Broderick’s fiesta burger, Jack’s harvest salad, Savory’s gnocchi and a Pachamama’s latte?  Patronize the businesses listed at the Dig In Yolo page and tell them “thanks” for supporting Davis Farm to School!

During October is Farm to School Month you can learn more about Davis Farm to School each Saturday from 9-1 at the Davis Farmers Market.  Look for our booth and download the entire schedule here

Do you care about the environment?  Here is a great video contest for Davis junior or senior high students.  Win $100 and get Community Service Hours.  Read more here

Check out the contests and more in the recent California Farm to School newsletter






Upcoming Events


DF2S at the Farmers Market

Yes! we want to try healthy treats and learn how our children can get cooking with what they have grown in the school gardens.

From The Blog

Photo gallery

Custodian luncheon 2015
Grain to Bread 2013
Village Feast 2013
Farm fresh food
FFA at Davis High
Waste reduction
Hands on learning