Category Archives: Food

Springing forward with early childhood education

Springing forward with early childhood education

by Kate Lower FoodCorps Iowa – Northeast Iowa Food and Fitness Initiative Service Member Excitement and energy revolve around early childhood educational settings. It’s the same energy you may feel from taking a bite of fresh citrus fruit or from the warmth of the sun. I walk into a Head Start classroom and receive smiles,… Read More

Local foods fit into consumer food trends for 2017

Local foods fit into consumer food trends for 2017

by Craig Chase Program Manager This may not be on the top of the New York Times reading list (or any reading list, for that matter), but if you want to find some interesting reading, do an internet search for “2017 top food trends.” What you will find is a wide variety of lists, from… Read More

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Local Foods Program
Curtiss Hall, Ames, IA 50011
localfoods@iastate.edu; 515-294-3086
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/ag/