The Berry Man, Inc Trusted partner of local schools
At The Berry Man, Inc., we understand the importance of supporting local farms and promoting healthy eating habits among school children. That’s why we are proud to offer our services as a reliable and efficient middleman for any farm-to-school program in the three counties we serve.
Our team of experienced buyers and distribution specialists are knowledgeable in the California Department of Food and Agricultural programs, including Farm to School and Harvest of the Month. We can help schools navigate the grant application process and ensure compliance with program guidelines. Additionally, our close relationships with local farmers and growers enable us to source the freshest, highest-quality produce available at competitive prices.
We also offer a variety of value-added services, including tracking the money spent on local farms and tracking which local commodities are being purchased. This helps schools with auditing requirements and provides transparency for the entire farm-to-school program.
Partnering with The Berry Man, Inc. means access to a wide variety of fresh, seasonal produce, support from our experienced team, and a commitment to sustainable and ethical practices. Let us help you create a successful and sustainable farm-to-school program that benefits your students, the local community, and the environment.