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Our programs and resources include hands-on nutrition education classes, promotion of healthy school environments, and continuing education for community professionals. More about Health and Nutrition.

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Making the healthy choice the easy choice

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You can be a part of our signature programs: SNAP Education, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, Cooking Matters® Minnesota, and I CAN Prevent Diabetes.

Professional Development

Find face-to-face and online training for school foodservice professionals, school districts, and professionals who work with caregivers.

Toolkits and Resources

Use these activities and lesson plans to improve food literacy and physical activity in your target populations.

Looking for family-focused resources? Visit the Live Healthy, Live Well website.

Featured Resources

Create a Delicious Holiday

Tips to cook turkey, keep you food safe, and use leftovers. Includes recipes! More

Nutrition Building Blocks for Great Trays™

This new course is for school foodservice professionals. More

Eating Veggies All Year Round

Nine tips for adding canned beans and veggies to your meals. More

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