Michigan State University Extension nutrition aims to improve the knowledge, skills, attitudes and behavior of how individuals view nutrition. Through promotion, planning and delivery our staff works with diverse audiences at a local, county and state level to help implement everyday changes to individuals and family diets for an increased nutritional well-being.
October 20, 2014 | Diana Fair | Are you or your family planning a visit to a local pumpkin patch this month? October is a favorite time of year to start thinking about all the wonderful things you can do with a pumpkin.
October 19, 2014 | Sarah Sleziak Johnson | FARE’s The Teal Pumpkin Project and MSU Extension challenge you to have non-food treats available for trick-or-treaters with food allergies. Paint a pumpkin teal to spread food allergy awareness and that you have non-food treats available.
October 17, 2014 | Sarah Eichberger | Regional event inspires action.
October 17, 2014 | Laurie Messing | Plan your meals and grocery shopping in advance to add more fruits and vegetables to your plate.
October 16, 2014 | Karen Pace | Emotional eating is associated with overeating and eating disorders.
October 16, 2014 | Lisa Treiber | Trick-or-treating? Going to, or hosting a Halloween party? Read these quick safety tips before you make your scare!
October 15, 2014 | Pamela Daniels | Some of the highest fiber and mineral content produce awaits you this season.
October 14, 2014 | Thomas Long | The growing obesity trend in our county is a national concern. Learn how MSU Extension is helping to address the issue.
October 13, 2014 | Shannon Lindquist | Early lunch hours and long bus rides are the makings of hungry kids; here are some hints to healthy after school snacks.
October 13, 2014 | Eileen Haraminac | Take advantage of the fall harvest by preparing warm soups that are rich and satisfying – you won’t even realize they’re healthy.
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Date: Oct 22, 2014 - Nov 19, 2014
Location: St. Andrew Episcopal Church, 525 Weiss St. Gaylord, MI 49735
Date: Oct 28, 2014 - Dec 16, 2014
Location: Sunridge Apartments, 3348 Flushing Rd, Flint Township, MI 48504
Date: Oct 29, 2014 - Dec 10, 2014
Location: 111 Mason St., Morrice, MI 48857
- Cooking Matters
- Eat Healthy, Be Active
- Eat Smart, Live Strong
- Eating Right is Basic (ERIB)
- Healthy Harvest
- Jump Into Foods and Fitness (JIFF)
- Michigan Fresh
- Michigan Good Food
- My Way to Wellness
- Senior Project FRESH/Market FRESH
- Show Me Nutrition
- WIC Project FRESH
- Worksite Wellness