From left to right ,West Virginia farmer and National Farm To School Network Executive Board Member David W. Marvel, Jr., son David Marvel, III., and daughter Bethany Marvel listen to Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan talk, during a Know Your Farmer COMPASS twitter event at the White House, in Washington, D.C., on Monday, March 5, 2012. David W. Marvel, Jr., spoke about the farm to school program in his community and has been active in the Farm to Cafeteria conferences and the National Farm to School efforts. The Know Your Farmer Compass event utilized twitter social media to continue the National Conversation on Local and Regional Food projects and how they offer economic opportunities to local farmers, ranchers and food entrepreneurs. USDA Photo by Lance Cheung.
May 14, 2014
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