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FDACS' ROLE

The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has partnered with Florida schools and efforts on share table implementation and connecting school cafeterias with food pantries. See the attached food bank flow chart to better understand how Florida Food Banks operate and work with sub and local food distributors.

Additionally, please visit the Food Connect Group’s website below to learn more about the phone APP FDACS hopes to implement in the State of Florida in the near future. Currently the APP is being piloted in Broward County as a starting point.

FOOD CONNECT GROUP

FDACS

CONTACT

For more information about this program, please contact Melanie Mason, FDACS at:

Phone:

(850) 617-7165

Email:

Melanie.Mason@FreshFromFlorida.com

InfoFNW@freshfromflorida.com

Florida Food Waste Prevention Week
Florida Food Waste Prevention Week is a dynamic and comprehensive week filled with special activities and events designed to raise awareness and inspire behavior change to reduce food waste at home, work and in our communities. Learn more about how you can join throughout the week using the button below.
April 5 - 9, 2021