Smiling boy with spade in garden.

“Coronavirus Victory Garden?” Extension resources can help!

by Leigh Adcock, FFED communications specialist Maybe you’re worried about disruptions to the country’s food supply due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Maybe you just want to cut on down the number of mask-adorned trips you make to the grocery store. If you’re thinking of planting a garden this spring, or expanding the one you have, … Continue reading “Coronavirus Victory Garden?” Extension resources can help!

Woman in mask carrying boxes.

Food hub provides local products for Decorah student meals during closure

by Chad Elliott, food director and culinary specialist, Decorah Community School District Our first week of serving 5,300 grab-and-go meals to students at Decorah Community School District felt a bit unpredictable. Schools with a 50% or more free and reduced meals rate qualify for COVID-19 Emergency Closure Meal Service. Schools under 50% need to apply … Continue reading Food hub provides local products for Decorah student meals during closure