Check out this info-graphic to see our progress on California Thursdays from 2013-2014!Our Farm to School Supervisor, Alex Emmott, and Ariane Michas from CAFF recently talked about chicken on Heritage Radio Network! But not just any chicken. Oakland has joined with Riverside and San Diego Unified School Districts to serve locally sourced, antibiotic free, sustainably raised chicken to students all year long. Take a listen to the amazing school food system reform that's happening now!Here's a great new video from School Food FOCUS: Collaboration Across the Plate: Hatching New Ideas for ChickenWe were awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farm to School Program to better connect school cafeterias and students with local farmers and ranchers!Check out USDA's national data on farm to school programs. It shows the huge impact that purchasing locally has on our meal programs and our economy. (OUSD spends 27% of our food budget locally.)Read about how we strive to serve our students the best chicken possible.Take a peek at the 2010 resolution passed by the House to promote Farm to School Programs here.Here's our OUSD Farm to School AnalysisLearn more about Farm to School in Oakland. Take a listen.