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.
September 12, 2014 | Gretchen Voyle | Gardeners have been surprised this year to find fruit produced on tops of potato plants. Learn how they are caused and why they are not edible.
September 11, 2014 | Pamela Daniels | Health officials are warning of yet again another infectious disease and this one is particularly dangerous to children. The virus, called the Enterovirus 68 or (EV-D68) is becoming widespread.
September 11, 2014 | Karen Fifield | Packing a healthy lunch and keeping it safe.
September 9, 2014 | B'Onko Sadler | Balancing how your child gets the recommended daily dosage of Vitamin D is very important to their health.
September 8, 2014 | Dawn Earnesty | Research shows that healthy snacking can increase focus, curb appetite, control weight gain and improve overall health.
September 5, 2014 | Sarah Eichberger | The Rural Obesity Prevention Toolkit – a comprehensive tool for practitioners.
September 2, 2014 | Eileen Haraminac | Swiss chard is a vegetable “star” with its impressive list of health promoting nutrients.
August 31, 2014 | Erin Powell | Having a lack of local healthy food does not mean you have to live unhealthy.
August 28, 2014 | B'Onko Sadler | Everyone knows there are calories in our food, but what do you really know about calories and their importance in our diets?
August 28, 2014 | B'Onko Sadler | What’s in your food – nutrients or just calories? Knowing might make you reevaluate things you consume on a regular basis.
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Date: Sep 15, 2014 - Oct 27, 2014
Location: Onaway Senior Center, 4203 S. Lynn St., Onaway, MI
Date: Sep 17, 2014 - Oct 22, 2014
Location: VerKuilen Building, 21885 Dunham Road, Clinton Township, MI 48036
Date: Sep 17, 2014 - Nov 12, 2014
Location: 555 W. Cedar Ave., Gladwin, Michigan 48624, lower level of the county annex building next to the Sheriff's Department.
- 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