Midwest Great Apple Crunch

On October 12, 2017, Omaha Public Schools celebrated National Farm to School Month by CRUNCHING into a locally or regionally grown apple during the Midwest Great Apple Crunch! 
The Midwest states of Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, and South Dakota participated in this GREAT event! It highlights FARM to SCHOOL and other local food purchasing initiatives which are  happening throughout the region.

The apples our students and staff CRUNCHED were Jonathan Apples which are grown in South Eastern Nebraska and Northwestern Missouri.