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Food and Health 

FOOD & HEALTH

Consumer and Family Sciences Program in Grant County

 

Family Nutrition Program (FNP):

Grant County  •  Purdue University (statewide program perspective)

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Exploring MyPyramid With Professor Popcorn (offered locally to 3rd graders in Grant County schools)

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    This program encourages youth to eat new foods, and specifically to include vegetables, fruits, whole grains and healthy snacks in the diet. It also encourages youth to wash hands before touching or eating foods, and to be physically active. Please contact the Purdue Extension office in Grant County for more information.

 

Purdue Extension publications on:

Food preservation and storageFood SafetyFoods and Nutrition

 

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.