healthy food

October is National Farm to School Month
Join in celebrating National Farm to School Month! Throughout October, this nationwide program connects schools (K-12) and local farms with the objectives of serving healthy meals in school cafeterias, improving student nutrition, providing agriculture, health and nutrition education opportunities, …
Food Pyramid Gets a Makeover
The food pyramid, which since 1992 has demonstrated the proper amount of grains, fruits, vegetables, dairy and meat a person should consume per day, is no more.
On Thursday, the USDA rolled out the government's new food icon: A plate divided into two larger sections of grains and vegetables, two…