Nutrition Program awarded $91K grant


The Fayette County School Nutrition Program received a Local Food for Schools Grant for $91,000.

The grant is funded by the United States Department of Agriculture to increase purchases of locally grown foods, specifically Georgia-Grown products.

Grant funds will be used to purchase fresh salad greens from Alo Farms in Peachtree City. They will also get fresh muscadines and pumpkins from Atlanta Harvest Farm located in Ellenwood.