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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.

Building Better Food Shelves

Training, print materials, videos, and more for food shelf directors, volunteers and others working to improve healthy food access.

Slow cookers and food safety

Learn how to use slow cookers safely. They are economical and a great tool for "all-day cooking."

The Importance of Family Mealtime

Try these easy ways to make family meals a pleasant part of your family's routine.

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