Communities across Iowa will receive Master Gardener Mini-Grants to support food security and promote healthy food access.
Health often is the key factor in whether people can remain in their home as they grow older. Beginning Feb. 17, Iowa State University is offering a free online series to help Iowans remain healthy and independent as they age. The series is focused on the 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
One month into the new year, many people may be ready to give up on their resolutions to improve their eating habits for better health. However, the newly updated Nutrition Facts label can help you change your habits and keep your resolution, says Jody Gatewood, nutrition state specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
An Iowa Learning Farms webinar on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at noon will feature preliminary results from a survey about rural Iowa’s drinking water quality.
Anirudh Naig, a food safety state specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, examines recent research in retail food safety.
The Home-based Food Operators Regulations and Food Safety Course now is available online 24/7 from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Local foods experts with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach continue to provide resources for the spike in direct marketing.
Learn about the latest in community food systems, with online presentations by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, during the annual Iowa State University Community Food Systems Event Feb. 12.
Local emergency funding allowed the residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands to work with food systems specialists from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
When Iowa’s State 4-H Council members began their statewide food drive, their original goal was to collect 10,000 nonperishable food items. However, Iowans across the state helped the group more than double their goal by collecting and donating 21,771 food items in seven weeks. The food items will be donated to local food pantries, churches and places in need during this holiday season.