Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) partners are building a healthier future for our great state one initiative, one community and one Texan at a time. By bringing innovative ideas to the important work they do, schools, community organizations, care providers and others are leading the way. You can learn more about the accomplishments of these Texas organizations by reading about them here in Success Stories.
Healthy Child Care Network (CACFP) — Child care providers find new ways to support breastfeeding and connect children with local farmers and locally sourced food.
Farm to School — Texas schools cultivate student interest in eating locally sourced foods and grow community awareness for creating campus gardens.
Summer Meals — Schools, civic organizations, faith-based groups and others enlist community support to connect children in need with nutritious meals during the summer vacation.
School Meals — Schools across Texas are increasing the appeal and nutrition of the food they serve using innovative menus and annual events that highlight school meals.