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Health and Nutrition

Make the healthy choice the easy choice through education and partnerships.

Farm to School

Program that grows healthy kids, farms, and communities.

Food Safety

Resources for food industry and consumers on preventing food-borne illness, regulations, preservation methods such as canning, and preparing food safely.

Community and Local Food Resources

Learn about the local food movement and identify resources for farmers and organizations looking to get involved.


Find information on commercial horticulture and growing food in your yard and garden.


Content covers beef, crops, dairy, meat science, poultry, small farms, and swine.

Yusuf Nimo at grocer store

SNAP-Ed and Outreach Month

Governor Dayton has declared January Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education and Outreach Month.

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Video

Andrew Doherty

Watch Andrew Doherty in a video on his work as a SNAP-Ed Educator.

Rural Grocery Stores

Access free resources from the Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships.

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