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Get tips, recipes and resources for all the Food Days, Weeks and Months in October in our November Food Calendar.


Thanksgiving Turkey Tips and MORE!

Thanksgiving Turkey

Visit Thanksgiving Turkey Tips & MORE!  Includes tips on cooking a turkey the day before, traveling with holiday foods, recipes, how to prepare gravy, when to start thawing a turkey, cooking meats other than turkey, safety tips if you want to fry a turkey and MUCH MORE!

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November - Sweet Potato Month

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Strawberry Chocolate Bites

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Food Reflections

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Avoid Guessing about Holiday Food Safety


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Enjoy healthy cooking from your own kitchen. Use recipes from our Recipe Central collections to get started!


Nutrition Know How

10 Reasons to Cook with Kids 

Making HealthieRDecisions

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Banana Delight: A Simple & Healthy Snack or Dessert

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Crushed Red Potatoes

Discovering Foods Blog

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Healthy Holiday Sides

Agri-Cultural with Dr. Lindsay

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Gluten Free Myths


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National Food Days, Weeks, and Months

Check out TIPS, RECIPES, and RESOURCES for November

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