Food & Health
Through community-based approaches, Michigan State University Extension delivers high-quality and affordable education to serve the needs of children, youth, families and communities in urban, rural and suburban areas. MSU Extension programming promotes healthy lifestyles and educates Michigan residents, allowing each individual to acquire the skills to take control and manage his or her personal health, consume an affordable and nutritious diet, improve self, family and community relationships, reduce the spread of disease and to be a leader in the food industry.
July 28, 2014 | Frank Gublo | In order to produce safe food products, care must be taken to keep the facility clean.
July 28, 2014 | Frank Gublo | Siting food processing facilities in a way that avoids environmental hazards can be an important step to enhance food safety and quality.
July 28, 2014 | Becky Henne | It is carrot season once again and with that comes a great source of Vitamin A.
July 28, 2014 | Sheilah Hebert | Follow these tips to handling your food properly so you can enjoy a summer full of healthy family meals.
July 28, 2014 | Sarah Johnson | Read a Dr. Seuss book about oobleck and then head to the kitchen or outside for some science fun.
July 25, 2014 | Dawn Earnesty | Eliminating a nutrient, such as gluten is not necessary or beneficial for the general public.
July 25, 2014 | Erin Powell | Packing your family’s lunches can save you money and keep you healthy!
July 25, 2014 | Michelle Gordon-Releford | Good food for low cost.
July 25, 2014 | Julie Moberg | Indoor air quality is an important part of home maintenance. Learn what creates mold in your home.
July 25, 2014 | Karen Fifield | Stocking your kitchen doesn’t have to be overwhelming and expensive.
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Date: Jul 29, 2014
Location: Saginaw County Extension office, One Tuscola St., Saginaw, MI 48607
Date: Jul 31, 2014
Location: Grand Traverse County MSU Extension office, 520 West Front Street, Traverse City, MI 49684
Date: Jul 31, 2014
Location: Midland County MSU Extension office, 220 West Ellsworth St., Midland, MI 48640
- Affordable Care Act Roadmap
- Cooking for Crowds
- Cooking Matters
- Cottage Food Law
- Dining with Diabetes
- Eat Healthy, Be Active
- Eat Smart, Live Strong
- Eating Right is Basic (ERIB)
- Food Preservation
- Michigan Fresh
- Michigan MarketMaker
- My Way to Wellness
- National Diabetes Prevention Program
- Project FRESH
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger
- Senior Project FRESH/Market FRESH
- Show Me Nutrition
- Worksite Wellness
- A Change for Life
- CDC Prediabetes Screening Test
- Disease Prevention Management programs
- Eat Right - Active Life
- Facts About Gluten
- Nutrition and Physical Activity Fact Sheets
- RELAX: Alternatives to Anger Promotional Items
- Safe Home Processing of Poultry (E2898)
- Three videos with tips for consumers for safe food handling