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Baby Cut Carrots: Healthy or Harmful?

May 23, 2013, 11:14 am | Jody Gatewood, Christopher Lightfoot

Many people choose baby carrots as their snack. They are healthy, full of vitamins and are easy to eat and feed to children. But are they safe? Jody Gatewood, a nutrition specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, dispels the myths and explains the facts. Read more about Baby Cut Carrots: Healthy or Harmful?

Goat Nutrition Software Now Available from Iowa Beef Center

June 30, 2016, 4:36 pm | Garland Dahlke

A new nutrition software program will help Iowa goat producers with accurate information on nutrition needs and diet formulations for their animals. "Goat Nutrition" is for all goats of all ages, and the one-time price includes personalized assistance and future updates. Read more about Goat Nutrition Software Now Available from Iowa Beef Center

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Using social marketing to promote healthy eating

September 26, 2016, 10:32 am | Lynn Campbell

Social marketing campaigns that educate parents about good nutrition can help to increase children’s consumption of fruit, vegetables and low-fat or fat-free milk. That’s according to findings of a recently published study co-authored by Christine Hradek, a state nutrition program specialist with Iowa State University’s Human Sciences Extension and Outreach. Read more about Using social marketing to promote healthy eating