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Food and Health 

FOOD & HEALTH

America on the Move - initiative to improve overall health with diet and exercise

* LOCAL Indoor Exercise and Walking Options
* Winter Exercise Options
* INSHAPE Indiana - web site
* Choose My Plate- web site
* Outdoor Exercise Guide
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Farmers Markets - guide to local farm markets
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St Joseph Community Health Foundaton Resource Directory

Family Nutrition Program - flyer

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Fort 4 Fitness

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Food Preservation & Safety 

* Complete Guide to Home Canning - Purdue web site with resource links

* Preserving Nature's Bounty - Home Food Preserservation Workshop

* Resources - list of key web sites to visit
* Preserving and Storing Food
* Autumn Produce
* Spring Produce
* Summer Produce
* EMERGENCIES - Keeping Food Safe
* Gardening publications in Spanish

* Prevent Foodborne Illness - Start at the Store - Video

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Food Handler's Certification - "Serv Safe"

Allen County Exam Only July 11, 2014
Allen County Training & Exam March 12 & 19 or October 23 & 30, 2014
Allen County Recertification August 27, 2014
Whitley County Training & Exam - info coming
Whitley County Recertification December 4, 2014

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Hotlines - list of various local, state and national agencies

Turkey Basics
     * Handling Cooked Dinners
     * Safe Cooking
     * Safe Defrosting
     * Stuffing

Local Events
            Johnny Appleseed Pie Contest

 

Purdue Extension suggests the following links for information regarding Food & Health:

Health and Human Sciences Extension - Provides resources for consumers to understand and evaluate nutrition and food safety information.