Serving and Promoting

Children should have access to fresh, healthy, and minimally processed food as part of a nutritionally balanced preschool meal. It’s easy to serve local by substituting fruits and vegetables already on your menu with produce grown in South Carolina.

Sample Menu

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Download the Sample Weekly Menu

Recipes for Serving Palmetto Picks

Use Palmetto Picks as a guide to determine which South Carolina grown produce to highlight each month!









Download the Palmetto Picks Guide

Serving Locally Grown Foods in the Child and Adult Care Program

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Download the USDA Memo

Certified South Carolina Certified South Carolina Logo

To be featured on the Certified South Carolina website for serving local foods, fill out this application.

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Download the Certified South Carolina Application

By completing this application, you will be able to download the Certified SC Grown logo for use in your child care program.

For more information regarding Certified SC Grown, please visit